Hospice care is a special kind of health care that focuses on the quality of life for people who are experiencing advanced, life-limited illness, and also provides care and support for those who are at home offering personal care.
The number one goal of hospice care is to enhance the patient’s quality of life by managing their symptoms and keeping them as comfortable as possible.
This article details the various types of senior living available to help you get a better understanding of which level of care will best suit your loved one’s needs.
Hospice care can make your time with them more enjoyable and memorable. This is why it’s so important to know when hospice should begin.
As we celebrate Home Care and Hospice month, consider if these services can help your loved one live their life to the fullest. Millions of nurses, home care aides and therapists, like the ones at Knute Nelson, strive to improve the quality of life for their patients every day.
At Knute Nelson, hospice is all about empowering life. Managing your loved one’s pain and symptoms are only one component of hospice care. The others focus on helping them reach their end-of-life goals and providing them with the emotional and spiritual care they need to find peace and comfort.
There are many questions surrounding getting a loved one into the right care for hospice. Where do you go? Which choice is right for my loved one?
At Knute Nelson Hospice, the role social workers have in our care is essential to the experience our patients and their families have at the end of life.
Does the word hospice evoke feelings of unease? With its association with the end of life, it’s natural that many contemplating hospice care for a parent, grandparent, or loved one are worried or confused.
The term “financial advisor” can be intimidating. It probably brings up a lot of questions. What do financial advisors do? Who needs to hire a financial advisor? How do I meet financial advisors and choose one to work with?
This article is going to walk you through answers to all of these questions.