Breaking the News: How to Notify Close Family and Friends About Hospice Care

Hospice, Home Health, Palliative In-Home Care

Choosing hospice care for a loved one is a profound decision, stemming from a deep-rooted desire to provide them with the best possible care during their final days. Yet, as important as this decision is, sharing the news with close family and friends can feel equally daunting.
Ensuring that the message is conveyed with empathy, clarity, and respect is crucial. Here’s a compassionate guide to help you navigate this sensitive task

When Is It Time For Hospice?

Hospice, Home Health, Palliative In-Home Care

Deciding to embrace hospice care is a deeply personal journey. Using these guiding questions, coupled with professional insights, can help ensure that this decision is grounded in the patient’s best interests, allowing them to experience their final chapter with dignity, comfort, and peace.

Your Hospice Checklist

Hospice, Home Health, Palliative In-Home Care

While the journey to selecting hospice care can be emotionally taxing, having a checklist can help bring clarity and ensure the best care for your loved one.

How Do You Pay For Hospice?

Hospice, Home Health, Palliative In-Home Care

A majority of hospice patients qualify for the Medicare Hospice Benefit, which can shoulder up to the full cost of hospice services.

Financial Planning for Seniors

As we age, it is essential to have a plan in place for managing our finances. Financial planning for seniors can seem like a daunting task, but with the right information and guidance, it can be a straightforward process.

Tips to Help the Elderly Through Their Medical Tests

What seems like a simple medical test to the average adult can be significantly more challenging to an elderly person. It is not uncommon for an elderly person to need some assistance or accommodation when having a medical test. Learn how you can help.

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