Category: Hospice and Palliative Care Articles

Through Dimly Lit Eyes

By Carmen Moize, RN, Director of Hospice Services, Interim Healthcare of Greenville, SC The day room was bustling with activities,… Read more »

Time for Everything

Time for Everything By Jason Willis Administrator-Heartland Hospice   As we begin to age it’s not uncommon to reflect over… Read more »

Good Grief

Grief is the last act of love we have to give to those we loved. Where there is deep grief, there was great love.

Hospice Provides Hope

Hospice Provides Hope Many people often equate hospice care as “the end” or with the thought of giving up on… Read more »

Myths & Facts about Hospices

As a Strategic Account Manager for Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region I like to start many of my educational in-services and community events with a question: “What do you think of when you hear the word ‘hospice’?”  As you can imagine, depending on the crowd I receive a multitude of answers to that question.  Based on these answers I wanted to share some of the most common hospice myths and misconceptions that our staff must overcome when educating the Charlotte community about end of life care.