Why Patient Centered Care is So Essential

Why Patient Centered Care is So Essential

Why Patient Centered Care is So Essential Often, medical care focuses on treating the disease or illness. Medication is given, physical therapy is performed, or surgery is scheduled, among other options. Doctors are focused on curing the illness or the … Continue reading

How to Stay Connected to Loved Ones in Isolation

How to Stay Connected to Loved Ones in Isolation

How to Stay Connected to Loved Ones in Isolation Isolation is necessary during a pandemic to keep everyone safe. When we’re dealing with a virus like COVID-19 that puts seniors and others with weakened immune systems at risk, it’s especially … Continue reading

The Benefits of Writing Therapy When Your Loved One is Ill

The Benefits of Writing Therapy When Your Loved One is Ill There’s a quote attributed to prolific author Isaac Asimov. He was asked what he would do if he learned from a doctor that he only had six months to … Continue reading

Thanking Your Family Caregiver for the Ultimate Gift

Thanking Your Family Caregiver for the Ultimate Gift East Valley Hospice care workers in do a lot more than provide care for those who have a terminal illness. They provide compassionate assistance and comfort in order to make the quality … Continue reading

Planning Ahead for the Terminally Ill

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Planning Ahead for the Terminally Ill When a loved one is terminally ill, you may feel overwhelmed with emotions. You may spend a lot of time talking to doctors about potential treatment options, and you may try to pack everything … Continue reading

Patient-Centered Care and How It Can Help Your Loved Ones

Patient-Centered Care and How It Can Help Your Loved Ones No one wants to hear that their loved one has exhausted all their options for treatment, nor that they are likely to die. Many people focus their energy on fighting … Continue reading

3 Untold Facts about Hospice Care

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3 Untold Facts about Hospice Care Though hospice care has a number of essential benefits that can improve the quality of a person’s final days, there still remain many misconceptions that keep patients from getting the care they need. Many … Continue reading

What to Do When a Doctor Recommends Hospice Care

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What to Do When a Doctor Recommends Hospice Care Hearing that your loved one needs hospice care can be devastating. Hospice care only for people who are days or hours away from dying – right? You may feel the urge … Continue reading

Things to Help You Select the Best Hospice Center

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5 Things to Help You Select the Best Hospice Center Hospice care is what your loved one receives at the end of life. In many ways, it’s the most important care your loved one will receive since it will punctuate … Continue reading

Does It Matter Which Hospice Center I Choose for My Loved One?

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Does It Matter Which Hospice Center I Choose for My Loved One? You have many choices for hospice care in and around the Mesa area. When you look at the websites of providers, you may start to think that they … Continue reading

Trusting the Hospice Team with Your Loved Ones

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Trusting the Hospice Team with Your Loved Ones Deciding to get hospice care for your loved one can be emotionally exhausting and even frightening. It can be hard enough to admit that your loved one has reached the stage that … Continue reading

Questions to Ask Your Loved One’s Hospice Worker

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Questions to Ask Your Loved One’s Hospice Worker Hospice care is usually the final stage in a loved one’s life, so it’s important that you find the right situation and the right caregiver. You want to make those final days … Continue reading

What to Look for in a Hospice Care Center

What to Look for in a Hospice Care Center Hospice care can make a real difference in the quality of the last days of a loved one’s life. If you choose the wrong hospice care provider, your family and your … Continue reading

3 Reasons to Put Your Loved One in Hospice Care

Your Loved One in Hospice Care

3 Reasons to Put Your Loved One in Hospice Care A lot of people avoid hospice care because they feel like it means admitting that there is no more hope. They don’t want to admit that their loved one’s have … Continue reading

5 Misconceptions about Hospice and Palliative Care

Misconceptions about Hospice and Palliative Care

5 Misconceptions about Hospice and Palliative Care Hospice and palliative care are both essential forms of care that can improve the lives of the patients who receive them, as well as the lives of their family members. Yet many people … Continue reading

What Should You Expect from End-of-Life Hospice Care?

What Should You Expect from End-of-Life Hospice Care? You may be confused by the difference between palliative care and hospice care. You may know that these types of care are reserved for those that are seriously ill, but you may … Continue reading

How to Handle Family Disagreements about Long-Term Care

Handle Family Disagreements about Long-Term Care

How to Handle Family Disagreements about Long-Term Care The subject of how to care for ailing parents or relatives can be one of the most divisive for families. Some may want to care for parents at home, while others may … Continue reading

Hospice and Palliative Care: Who Pays?

Hospice and Palliative Care: Who Pays

Hospice and Palliative Care: Who Pays? Finding out that your loved one is grappling with a terminal illness or is in need of hospice care can be devastating. You may be trying to process your feelings over the imminent loss … Continue reading

Communicating with Your Child about a Long-Term Illness

Communicating with Your Child about a Long-Term Illness

Communicating with Your Child about a Long-Term Illness Most people have a hard time understanding death. They have an even harder time explaining it to children, who have no concept yet of the fleeting nature of life and who cannot … Continue reading

Interacting with Your Kids While You Grieve

Interacting with your kids while you grieve

Interacting with Your Kids While You Grieve Parenting can demand everything out of you. At the same time, grief can seem to take everything out of you. How can you continue to be the parent you need to be if … Continue reading

5 Reasons to Consider At-Home Hospice Care in Arizona

5 reasons to consider at-home hospice care in Arizona

5 Reasons to Consider At-Home Hospice Care in Arizona You may want to get hospice care for a loved one who is chronically or terminally ill. You can get hospice care at an in-patient facility in Chandler that is designed … Continue reading

What It Means to be a Catholic Hospice Care Provider

What It Means to be a Catholic Hospice Care Provider

What It Means to be a Catholic Hospice Care Provider Americare Hospice and Palliative Care is the first hospice in the diocese of Phoenix, Arizona, to be approved as a Catholic Hospice. Though we identify as a Catholic hospice, we … Continue reading

Protecting the Sanctity of Life: Hospice Providers and Suicide Risk

Protecting the Sanctity of Life Hospice Providers and Suicide Risk

Protecting the Sanctity of Life: Hospice Providers and Suicide Risk Many patients who are in hospice care in Gilbert are at the end of their life and may be in great pain. It is not uncommon for some of these … Continue reading

Determining Your Needs: Inpatient vs. Outpatient Hospice Care

Determining Your Needs Inpatient vs. Outpatient Hospice Care

Determining Your Needs: Inpatient vs. Outpatient Hospice Care When most people think of hospice care, they think of it as an inpatient service at a hospital or a long-term care facility. Yet hospice care can be provided on an inpatient … Continue reading

Thoughtful Hospice Patient Gift Ideas

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Thoughtful Hospice Patient Gift Ideas When someone is in hospice care in Paradise Valley, they are typically at the end of their life. You may not know how much time you have left together, and you may feel helpless. You … Continue reading

5 Hospice Care Myths

5 hospice care myths

5 Hospice Care Myths Many people have a loose understanding of hospice care in Mesa, but a lot of people continue to believe myths about this important medical care. These myths can prevent the people who need hospice care from … Continue reading

Essential Hospice Care Information

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Essential Hospice Care Information Hospice care and palliative care can be life changing for those that qualify for these particular plans. Working with a team of medical professionals to come up with a plan that is designed specifically for a … Continue reading

The Top 5 Benefits of Chandler Hospice Care

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The Top 5 Benefits of Chandler Hospice Care Many people resist signing up themselves or a loved one for Chandler hospice care because they don’t want to admit what it means: That the end of life is near. That nothing … Continue reading

A Guide to Choosing the Best Gilbert Hospice for Your Family’s Needs

Choosing the Best Gilbert Hospice for Your Family’s Needs

A Guide to Choosing the Best Gilbert Hospice for Your Family’s Needs Deciding that it is time to place a family member or loved one in hospice care is never a decision that comes easy. But there comes a time … Continue reading

When Is The Right Time To Consider Hospice Care?

When is the right time to consider Hospice Care in Mesa, Arizona?

When Is The Right Time To Consider Hospice Care? It’s never easy to admit that your loved one might need more care than you can provide, nor is it easy to admit that they might be sicker than you want … Continue reading

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