ENA Presents Lantern Award to 29 Emergency Depts

Daily Nurse

On Wednesday, the Emergency Nurses Association announced that 29 emergency departments are being honored with the prestigious ENA Lantern Award – the only award dedicated to showcasing EDs for their outstanding work.

NHPCO Presents Hospice Volunteer Awards at National Conference

NHPCO

Alexandria, Va) – This week the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) will present its annual Volunteers are the Foundation of Hospice Awards during the 2022 Leadership and Advocacy Conference hosted at the Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center (March 7 – 9).

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How to be present with a loved one at the end of life

HopeHealth

When your loved one is nearing the end of life, here are tips for what to say and do – and how to simply be present with them. The post How to be present with a loved one at the end of life appeared first on HopeHealth.

Episode 39 - The Past, Present and Future of Hospice and Palliative Care

Palliative Care Chat Podcast

Join Dr. Mary Lynn McPherson as she interviews three Seasons Hospice physicians about the Past, Present and Future of Hospice and Palliative Care. Join Dr. Mary Lynn McPherson as she interviews three Seasons Hospice physicians about the Past, Present and Future of Hospice and Palliative Care

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Perspectives on End of Life Care: An Exploration of Its Past, Present and Future - A Conversation with Dr. Janet Bull

Healthcare Law Insights podcast

As we approach the 40th anniversary of the Medicare hospice benefit, we stand at an important reflection point to evaluate end-of-life care and map its future. In this new series, we gather leaders and thinkers from a range of disciplines to explore our needs at the end of life, how they have changed over time and how care models need to adapt.

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Episode 23 - Past, Present and Future Opportunities in Palliative Care Research

Palliative Care Chat Podcast

You'll really enjoy this recounting of how research in palliative care originated, where we are now, and directions for the future. Listen to two experts in the field - Dr. Sean Morrison and Dr. Jennifer Tjia - they'll have us all wanting to do research in our chosen field!

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Understanding the signs of a UTI in seniors

Living Assistance Services

A urinary tract infection can happen at any age, but symptoms often present uniquely in seniors

How to Combat the Nursing Shortage: Tips for Recruiting Quality Candidates

Daily Nurse

Recruiting quality nurse candidates requires knowledge of the historical nursing shortage, present conditions of vacancies, insight into what candidates want, and nurse recruitment skills to secure an interview that will likely lead to […].

The Five Rights of a Healthy Work Environment

Daily Nurse

Several years ago, I gave a presentation at a northern California nursing conference on a healthy work environment for nurses.

Spring policy roundup for families

Together for Short Lives

Chancellor’s Spring Statement On 23 March the Chancellor of the Exchequer delivered his Spring Statement which, as the Treasury has been aiming to present it, includes tax cuts to support families with the cost of living. […]. The latest policy information for families.

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Nurse Nacole

Category: Fundamentals If AF has been present for more than 48 hours or for an unknown duration, cardioversion should not be performed acutely because of the risk of thromboembolism.

Over $25K Harvesting for Hospice Quinte

Changing Lives Podcast

Last weekend, the Harvesting Hope for Hospice Quinte Charity Car Rally and Artisan Market, presented by Tara Lyons Royal Lepage Proliance, raised over $25,700 in support of local hospice palliative care services.

Tips for Differentiating Between Pressure Injuries and Moisture Associated Skin Damage (MASD)

Daily Nurse

Both types of wounds have similar presentation and show up consistently on the same parts of the body. When it comes to staging pressure injuries (PI) and identifying moisture-associated skin damage (MASD) it can be challenging.

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Nurse Nacole

The diagnosis of amiodarone-induced hyperthyroidism should be suspected if patients present with new or recurrent arrhythmias. Category: Fundamentals Patients with amiodarone-induced hypothyroidism can be treated with thyroid hormone supplementation.

Joy Makes Home Visit

The Bucket-List Blog

Therefore, most stories are in the present tense. Our stories about meaningful experiences are written as they unfold. Some of the patients in these stories are no longer with us. They, and their families, gave us permission to share their experience with you.

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Hospice of the Red River Valley to host virtual Lunch and Learn ‘Donation and YOU!’ May 10

Hospice Red River Valley

RaChelle Gruba, senior regional development manager with Dakota Lions Sight & Health, will present “Donation and YOU!” Registered attendees will receive a link for the online meeting 24 hours prior to the presentation.

Lucky Luxury Raffle Nets Over $28K for Hospice Care in Quinte

Changing Lives Podcast

Hospice Quinte’s 2nd Lucky Luxury Raffle, presented by REMAX John Barry Team, net the organization over $28K that will be used to support a variety of free-to-access hospice care services, including those being offered at the new Stan Klemencic Care Centre in Bayside.

Nurse Researcher Kasey Jordan: School Nurses are Key to Promoting Resilience in School Settings

Daily Nurse

We don’t always present […]. Nurse researcher and educator Kasey Jordan, RN, PhD knows the stereotypical image of a school nurse – overworked, underpaid and, over the past two years, often on the front lines of controversial COVID policies.

The State of Training in 2022

Home Care Pulse

Presenters: Todd Austin. HCP WEBINAR. The State of Training in 2022 Thursday, October 27th, 2022. 2:00pm EST | 60 min.

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Episode 27 - Pharmacists At Pain Week An Engaging (and Prevalent) Proposition!

Palliative Care Chat Podcast

Many pharmacists (especially members of the Society of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacists) made incredible presentations at PainWeek 2019 in Las Vegas recently! In this podcast they discuss their presentations, including take-away messages.

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Providing Care During COVID

Life & Death Matters

Near the end of his presentation he said and asked, “COVID-19 has changed so […]. On Monday, Dr David Kenneth Wright spoke during the “FREE WEBINAR SERIES for PSWs about providing care during COVID. I was touched by the stories he shared, by the points that he made, and by the responses/input from those who attended. The post Providing Care During COVID appeared first on Life and Death Matters. COVID-19 Grief Hospice Palliative Care

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Anthony’s Christmas with Santa

The Bucket-List Blog

Therefore, most stories are in the present tense. Our stories about meaningful experiences are written as they unfold. Some of the patients in these stories are no longer with us. They, and their families, gave us permission to share their experience with you.

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Strategic Restructuring for the Future | Not Just an Org Chart: Corporate and Regulatory Considerations for Hospice Transactions

Healthcare Law Insights podcast

Transactions between hospices present unique regulatory challenges that shape corporate and transactional structures, and often require looking beyond the client’s organizational charts. Transactions between hospices present unique regulatory challenges that shape corporate and transactional structures, and often require looking beyond the client’s organizational charts.

The Detroit Lakes Eagles Club Donates $2,000 to Hospice of the Red River Valley

Hospice Red River Valley

The check was presented to Curt Seter, Development Officer. The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 Past Presidents Club recently donated $2,000 to Hospice of the Red River Valley on Giving Hearts Day.

Hospices Likely to Ramp Up Behavioral Health Investments

Hospice News

For hospices, behavioral health investments present an opportunity to extend their mission, diversify revenue streams, and capitalize on the swelling demand, according to Ken Albert, CEO if Androscoggin Home Health Care + Hospice.

Guest Post – PRR – STOP CARRYING THE PAST

Palliverse

Still, we cling so strongly to memories and experiences of the past that we hardly enjoy the present. But most of all these negative thoughts will take away your joy in life, awareness of the present moment, and the opportunities you have to become a better human being.

Why You Need to Track Recruitment Data—And Which Metrics Are the Key to Your Success

Home Care Pulse

Presenters: Rachel Gartner. HCP WEBINAR. Why You Need to Track Recruitment Data—And Which Metrics Are the Key to Your Success Wednesday, November 30th, 2022. Wednesday, November 30th, 2022. Wednesday, November 30th, 2022. 1:30pm EST | 60 min. 1:30pm EST | 60 min. 1:30pm EST | 60 min.

How To Achieve Best of Home Care Awards

Home Care Pulse

Presenters: Crystal Simms , Customer Success Manager. HCP WORKSHOP. How To Achieve Best of Home Care Awards Wednesday, October 26th, 2022. 3:00pm EST | 60 min.

HHS Unveils National Strategy to Support Family Caregivers

Hospice News

This strategy presents a vision, along with recommendations for achieving it. Even when a caregiver is present, that person may be elderly or ill themselves, or unable to be in the home around the clock due to work or other obligations. The U.S.

FREE Webinars from Comforcare

Comforcare Home Care

Any health care professional supporting older adults can benefit from these informative and engaging presentations. Comforcare offers continuing education for healthcare professionals and the community.

Maternal health equity a key focus during Frontier Nursing University Virtual Event

Diversity Nursing

Empower 2022 is presented by Southern Cross Insurance Solutions. ET Presenter: Dr. Crystal Pirtle Tyler Dr. Tyler will discuss the role of reproductive and maternal health practitioners and how to grapple with historic harms whose effects still manifest today.

Donna Cardillo, RN, MA, CSP FAAN announced as Endnote Speaker for the 2022 Annual AHNA Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Donna Cardillo, The Inspiration Nurse

The Endnote presentation The Power of Transformation! Sea Girt, NJ (January 2022) – The American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) announces that Donna Cardillo, RN, MA, CSP, FAAN will be the Endnote speaker at their 2022 Annual Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

An Hour with HCP Nurse Authors

Home Care Pulse

Presenters: Wendie Colvin. HCP WEBINAR. An Hour with HCP Nurse Authors Wednesday, August 31, 2022. 2:00pm EST | 60 min. Spend an hour with HCP’s Nurse Authors to learn how to take full advantage of our training catalog and create employees who feel well educated and valued.

Hospice of the Red River Valley to host virtual Lunch and Learn ‘Recognizing and Responding to Suicide Risk’ March 8

Hospice Red River Valley

Tammy Monsebroten, LCSW, suicide prevention coordinator and Andrea Dockendorf, LCSW, HUD-VASH and homeless outreach social worker both with the Fargo VA Health Care System, will present “Recognizing and Responding to Suicide Risk.”

Agape Care Group Acquires GHC Hospice

Hospice News

However, we will maintain a nimble approach to M&A and explore all high-quality opportunities that present.”. Hospice provider Agape Care Group has acquired GHC Hospice for an undisclosed sum, furthering the company’s goal of multistate expansion through the Southeast.

What are the Signs of Lung Cancer?

Freedom Home Care and Medical Staffing

It’s rare for symptoms to present in the early stages of cancer so detecting the signs of lung cancer does mean keeping an eye out for symptoms, but it also means evaluating your risk, and getting tested, maybe even regularly, with your doctor.

Writers Share Tips on Crafting a Memorable Obituary

Solace

Write it in the present tense : Choosing present tense can “make you feel like you are really connecting” with the person.

To Celebrate 100 Years of Life

The Bucket-List Blog

Therefore, most stories are in the present tense. Our stories about meaningful experiences are written as they unfold. Some of the patients in these stories are no longer with us. They, and their families, gave us permission to share their experience with you.

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The Difference Between Professional Development & Developing Professionals

Home Care Pulse

Presenters: Wendie Colvin. HCP WEBINAR. The Difference Between Professional Development & Developing Professionals Wednesday, August 31, 2022. 2:00pm EST | 60 min.

Is Technology Good For Seniors?

Home With Help

The present generation is said to be the golden age of technology. Most devices today are new to your aging loved ones. There are seniors who gracefully welcome the possibility of using these gadgets while some feel otherwise.

The Best Biscuit Breakfast

The Bucket-List Blog

Therefore, most stories are in the present tense. Our stories about meaningful experiences are written as they unfold. Some of the patients in these stories are no longer with us. They, and their families, gave us permission to share their experience with you.

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Patient Protectors

Chicago Caregiving

When I showed up to visit my client and presented my HIPAA form, I was told that it is hospital policy to not allow visitors to the unit unless they are family and pre-approved. I presented that documentation and asked to see my client’s records.

M&A, Referral Uptick to Bolster Pennant Amid Labor, Census Headwinds

Hospice News

We’ve always been focused on some of these small-to-midsize providers and then taking advantage of larger opportunities when they presented themselves,” Gardner said. “As

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