November is National Hospice Month which recognizes the dignity hospice provides for patients and the people who are dedicated to serving hospice patients. #nationalhospicemonth
▶ How Best To Deliver Bad News to Patients and Family - YouTube UCSD School of Medicine and the Diana Padelford Binkley Foundation bring you this groundbreaking series to improve awareness of the prevalence and severity of pain in women. In this program, Elly Hann, DO, San Diego Hospice and Palliative Care, speaks on how best to deliver bad news such as the diagnosis of a potentially terminal illness to patients.
The Importance of Communication Between Nurses and Interdisciplinary Team Members - NurseTogether
Katherine Heigl Joins HBO's Knitting Circle
New film Katherine Heigl Joins HBO's Knitting Circle The book revolves around a young mother (Heigl) who overcomes the death of her daughter by joining a knitting circle and sharing her grief with her new friends.
If you or a loved one is facing an illness which no longer responds to curative treatment or if you have chosen not to pursue aggressive therapies, then hospice may be an option. Learn more here: https://www.bayada.com/how-hospice-care-can-help-you.asp
▶ The Last Chapter - End of Life Decisions - YouTube Individuals battling end-stage disease reflect on how they want to live their final weeks in The Last Chapter: End of Life Decisions. The one-hour program examines end-of-life care options and the need for advance directives including a living will,