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Hospice Explained Podcast

Dec 24, 2022

EP. 48

Making a Difference-Helping Others and Grief

It is wonderful to lend a hand to our friends and coworkers when they are in need because even small gestures can mean a lot over time. Imagine if your friend is going through a tough situation where a loved one is in hospice care. With all the...

Dec 14, 2022

Hospice care is a compassionate and essential service that aims to improve the quality of life for patients with terminal illnesses. Contrary to misconceptions, hospice does not hasten death; rather, it focuses on providing comfort and support during the natural progression of the illness. This form of specialized care...

Dec 5, 2022

A Review of a Study, Regarding the End of Life, the Presence of Chronic Disease and Emergency Department Visits

The end of life is marked by various symptoms that might not always be immediately recognizable, and there often comes a phase where a person's health begins to decline from its usual state. Being able to...

Nov 16, 2022

How to Become a Death Doula: Linde Carter's Insight On Death Doula Compassionate Support

Linde Carter, MA, RN, NC-BC, CEOLD, CGD

Becoming a death doula is a profound, compassionate, and heart-centered journey that involves providing support and comfort to individuals and their families during the end-of-life process....

Sep 29, 2022

EP. 44

An In-Depth Discussion of The Admission to Hospice with the RN

Hospice care offers individuals nearing the end of their life a seamless passage into the afterlife. However, many individuals opt for hospice care for their loved ones when it might already be overdue. Hence, the question arises: When is the...