Is Hospice Care an After Thought?by
For many dying seniors Hospice care (palliative care) happens only as an afterthought.
By Bob... really understand Hospice? How many take the time to plan well, in advance, for the utilization of Hospice...
Medicare, Hospice and Tuskeegeeby
Dr. Zagreus Ammon
of palliative care in the US is a case in point. We don't even call it palliative care, we call it hospice... for African-Americans' use of hospice . I call it the Tuskeegee syndrome.
St. Mary's Hospice, Birminghamby
Here I knew I would be safe.
Here I knew I would be listened to and not have to repeat my medical history... is a shining example of the Hospice movement.
The standard of nursing care is the highest...
A recent friend asked if I've ever written a history of events for the blog. I have, but it's... history
In October 2006 I came down with strep throat. I know this because It was the week...