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Recent Posts in Hospice Care Category

Things to Consider When Choosing Hospice

Making the decision to seek hospice care is an important one, but equally important is choosing which hospice provider to use. It’s not necessarily a difficult choice but it can seem daunting at ...
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The 7 Members of the Hospice Team

When a patient enters hospice care, who actually provides the care? The hospice care team is a full, interdisciplinary team including fully trained and certified nurses, aides, counselors and more. ...
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Bridgeway Hospice is Proud to Partner with We Honor Veterans

Bridgeway Hospice is proud to partner with We Honor Veterans, an awareness program and collaboration between the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) and the Department of ...
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The Morphine Myth Part II

A common concern with hospice care is the use of morphine and some myths regarding its use. In our last post we discussed an overview of these concerns and why hospice uses morphine. This week ...
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Delaying Hospice Care Reduces Its Benefits, Study Finds

If you’re reading this, chances are high that you’re interested in hospice care. While not an often-discussed concept, it is a very important and highly beneficial option for terminal ...
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How to Get Started Volunteering with Hospice

So, you’ve decided to try volunteering with hospice and you want to know how to get started. If you haven’t yet made this wonderful and life-impacting decision, check out our article on ...
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Why Volunteer with Hospice?

Volunteering with hospice is an immensely rewarding experience for the volunteer and those they serve. Hospice is a form of remedy for a difficult and often depressive time for patients and their ...
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Who Pays for Hospice?

One of the most frequently asked questions concerns about hospice care is who pays for it and how is it paid for. As with any form of healthcare, cost is a valid concern. However, when you are dealing ...
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What's the Difference Between Hospice Care and Palliative Care?

Bridgeway Hospice and Bridgeway Palliative Care share many of the same goals although there are some subtle but important differences. Whether you are considering palliative care for someone in your ...
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