Shining Light Hospice

What Is Hospice Care

What Is Hospice Care?

Individuals struggling with the effects of chronic diseases such as cancer, as well as those nearing the end of their lives, often need specialized treatment and help. Hospice care is designed to provide those patients with compassionate treatments, help, and freedom from pain and discomfort that they need. However, many patients and family members have … Read more

Palliative Care versus Hospice Care What Patients and Family Members Should Know

Palliative Care versus Hospice Care: What Patients and Family Members Should Know

Many people are puzzled about the difference between palliative care and hospice care. That’s understandable since they do share some commonalities. However, they’re ultimately very different types of care with dissimilar end goals. Patients and family members must be able to make informed decisions when it comes to the type of care provided, though, so … Read more

Is It Time for Hospice Care?

No one likes to contemplate their death, but it is something we all must face. For patients struggling with a terminal illness, hospice treatment offers many benefits. It can provide a chance to say goodbye to friends and family members, to recall a life well-lived, and to come to terms with things. Ultimately, it can … Read more

How Does Hospice Care Work?

Most of us don’t give hospice care a lot of thought until we need it. However, once an illness has been diagnosed as terminal, hospice becomes an important consideration. Patients and their family members should understand how hospice care works to be prepared for the process. In this guide, we’ve outlined the general process behind … Read more

A Closer Look at Hospice Care Services

A Closer Look at Hospice Care Services

When you think of hospice care, what comes to mind first? Chances are that it’s pain management. There’s a good reason for that. This type of care is focused on making the patient comfortable, which does include managing their pain. However, there are so many other treatments that compassionate hospice caregivers can provide! Not sure … Read more

Decisions to Be Made While on Hospice Care

Often, the hardest decision involving end-of-life care is the decision to begin hospice. However, many other decisions will play a role in the process, many of which will have a direct impact on a patient’s life. Some of these decisions are seemingly minor but can have profound repercussions. Others are weighty choices that require deliberation … Read more

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