respite care woman with arm around elderly woman's shoulder
December 9, 2020

The Benefits of Respite Care

Respite care is designed to provide caregivers with short-term relief. Caregivers who are providing any kind of care, whether it be home health or long-term services, may need a break to provide them with the respite they need between care.

hospice nurse taking care of patient at home
December 2, 2020

What Is Hospice Home Care?

Hospice care is designed to help improve the quality of life in patients who are suffering from life-threatening illnesses or diseases. While it can be done in a facility, hospice care can also be provided in the comfort of your home. Learn more.

two women holding hands
November 25, 2020

Palliative Care vs Hospice

Both palliative and hospice care provide help and assistance to patients who are living with illnesses that limit their ability to care for themselves. Although palliative is a part of hospice care, palliative care can be used as its own practice while a patient is getting treatment for their needs.

Hospice expectations
November 18, 2020

What to Expect From Hospice Care

Moving to hospice care shouldn’t be sad and depressing if you know what to expect. Approach it with the right state of mind and it can leave cherished memories.

Hospice Activities
November 17, 2020

Daily Hospice Activities

What do hospice patients do during the day? Isn’t hospice a place where people just go and die? These are common questions and the latter is not the case. Find out what really goes on in hospice care every day.

How do you know when it's time for hospice care
November 16, 2020

How Do You Know When it’s Time for Hospice?

When is it time to make the call for hospice care? There are a number of qualifications and reasons for transitioning to hospice care and each situation is unique. Read this post to find out what may be right for your situation.