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New Ways To Support Your Hospice Caregivers

The generous and caring determination of a hospice caregiver is truly an honor to behold. As an organizational administrator, your goal is no doubt to help these excellent professionals provide the most help to their patients as they can — and you want to offer them...

source: By Lisa Mulcahy
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Dignity therapy provides, for patients with a serious illness, a guided sharable life review through a protocolized interview and the creation of a legacy document. Evidence is mounting in support of the use of DT for patients with a serious illness; however, it is unclear...

source: Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing

In the act of caring for and helping people in the end-of-life process, the professional who provides care and assistance must know how to maintain a relationship of closeness, empathy, and compassion for the pain...

source: American Journal of Hospice and Pallliative Medicine

Each year, SWHPN members nominate their peers to recognize outstanding achievements in social work hospice and palliative care. Self-nominations are permitted. The winners will be recognized at the 2019 General Assembly in March 2019. The deadline to submit nominations has...

source: SWHPN

The National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care is hosting a complimentary webinar for SWHPN members and stakeholders on Monday, December 17, 2:30 – 4 pm (Eastern) to present the newly published National Consensus Project’s Clinical Practice Guidelines...

source: SWHPN

A survey released by AARP Foundation, "Loneliness and Social Connections: A National Survey of Adults 45 and Older" finds that one in three U.S. adults age 45 and older are lonely. While the percentage is unchanged from a previous...

source: KITV

Although many people don't like to think about death and dying, it will happen eventually. When it does, those who are fortunate enough to have hospice and palliative care nurses caring for them will understand the importance of these nurses' roles. Palliative and hospice...

source: MedPage Today


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