Advance Directives: PricelessThe best gift you can give the people you love is an honest and unflinching discussion about death and end-of-life choices.
Holiday Grief: ’Tis The Season Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Ramadan, Kwanzaa, New Year’s—all are difficult for people who have experienced the death of someone they love.
Florida Hospice: You May Not Know Hospice In South Florida, But You Know StanYou probably don’t know much about hospice care here in South Florida. But I’m sure you know someone like Stan.
Who Pays For Hospice Care In South Florida?All hospices are reimbursed in the same way, so they do not compete on cost. It is the quality of service and variety of choices that differentiate one hospice from another.
South Florida Hospice Care: The Doctor Who Makes House CallsPeople think that doctors who make house calls went the way of the horse-drawn carriage. But hospice patients and their families open their doors to dedicated hospice physicians.
South Florida Hospice Care: Family Grief & BereavementTreasured events and milestones, like vacations, graduations and anniversaries, can be difficult for a family when an important person is missing.
VIDEO: Hospice: It’s Not A Bad WordA veteran talks about his military service, how he felt when his doctor referred him to hospice and what his life is like today.
VIDEO: Everyone Feels Better At HomeAfter a fall, a hospice patient living at home talks about the round-the-clock Intensive Comfort Care she received in order to help her stay out of the hospital and return to her routine.
VIDEO: Help Is A Phone Call AwayLiving at home and remaining independent is possible for these hospice patients thanks to the 24-7 support, clinical expertise and ability to dispatch a member of the hospice team. It’s called Telecare.