The evolution of healthcare is marked advances in medicine and technology, as well as the growth of public health services. Today, patients and families can receive high-quality care at their convenience and in the comfort of their surroundings. Historically, home healthcare has been integral to the overall healthcare industry in the United States, and is poised to be a major player In its future.
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Caregivers often hear the refrain, “Make sure you do something for yourself!” And they may think, “Sure, who has time for a trip to the salon or dinner and a show?” But taking time out for yourself doesn’t necessarily require making elaborate plans.
Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio will celebrate its first “Treasures of Mid-Ohio” event on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. The evening will consist of various raffles, while guests enjoy the scenery at one of our nation’s most historic treasures.
Patients, and families of those, living with a terminal illness are often faced with the difficult decision of choosing care as they near end of life. Many choose hospice to improve their quality of life during their remaining days, while the term may carry a negative connotation for others. The following facts and common misconceptions help diffuse the negative association and highlight the positive benefits of choosing hospice care.