Category: Hospice Care

chronic disease care management
14 Aug

A New Approach for Chronic Disease Care Management: Let the Patient Take Control

Regarding chronic diseases, older adults are the experts, hands down, with as many as three out of four older persons affected by several conditions that are chronic, call for extensive medical attention, and place limits on activities. With the constant barrage of bloodwork as well as other medical tests, doctors’ appointments and procedures, and medications, […]

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11 Apr

Palliative Care and Hospice Care: Is There a Difference?

If a doctor suggests palliative care for a loved one, what would your gut reaction be? Would you instantly think there was no longer any hope for a cure? Would it bring feelings of fear, anxiety, and denial? Many people confuse palliative care with hospice care, believing the two to be synonymous. However, there’s quite […]

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