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Survey: 72% Say U.S. Health System Does Poor Job of Caring for Seniors

Hospice News

About 72% of respondents to a National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI) survey said they do not believe that the U.S. health care system does a good job of caring for the aging population.

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The Best Biscuit Breakfast

The Bucket-List Blog

Our stories about meaningful experiences are written as they unfold. Therefore, most stories are in the present tense. 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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What are the Signs of Lung Cancer?

Freedom Home Care and Medical Staffing

Lung cancer is often overlooked because people think it’s only associated with smoking, but really it affects those who have never smoked as well. The leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States is lung cancer.

Important Questions When Visiting Parents Over The Holidays

Responsive Home Care

It’s been a while since you’ve been able to spend time with Mom. Now that the holiday season is here, you will have some quality time to catch up. Of course, you’ll want to make the most of this time with each other, but it’s also the perfect time to assess how she is really […].

Regulatory Focus in Hospice Giving Buyers Pause in M&A Deals

Hospice News

Regulatory attention heating up in the hospice industry could be impacting buyers’ decisions/how buyers move forward with mergers and acquisitions in the space.

The Hidden Healthcare Heroes: A Lab Techs Journey Through the Pandemic

Daily Nurse

Like many 2020 graduates, I was forced out of school and thrown into a mid-pandemic job search which, for a time, yielded nothing but rejection as most companies were reeling from the early days of lockdown.

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November Hero of The Month

Freedom Home Care and Medical Staffing

We’re honoring another amazing Hero of the Month this November. This caregiver has shown us all what dedication and compassion look like in the home care field. She really cares for her clients and what she does! Freedom Home Care Hero: Nakala Griffin.

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Third Season Episode 30: A conversation with Donna Wilson on family conflict at the end of life Third Season Episode 30:

Hospice Chaplaincy

In Today’s episode, Saul talks to Dr. Donna Wilson. Donna is a Professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta, with appointments in the Faculty of Medicine at University of Limerick. Donna has worked as a staff nurse, nursing supervisor, senior hospital administrator, media commentator, educator, researcher, and professor in Alberta, British […]. Articles Dr. Saul Ebema Hospice chaplaincy Saul Ebema The Hospice Chaplaincy Show

Fearless Caregiver Profile: Shelly Wood

Today's Caregiver

Join us as we celebrate Fearless Caregivers, Shelly Wood sharing her personal story of caregiving

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Nurse Nacole

Category: Fundamentals Stress ulcers usually occur in critically ill patients or just following major trauma or serious illness. Management of stress ulcers is largely focused on prevention, with the use of PPIs or H2RAs. Daily Tips Fundamentals

INFOGRAPHIC: The Dangers of Pneumonia in the Elderly

Caring Senior Service

Pneumonia in seniors happens quickly and has a poor prognosis. Seniors are susceptible to their pneumonia being severe. Discover the real danger pneumonia can pose for your elderly loved ones. Senior Health Pneumonia

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