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Hospice, a caring community

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Published by Winthrop Publishers in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

  • Hospice care.,
  • Hospices (Terminal care)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTheodore H. Koff, with contributions by Betty Koff ... [et al.] ; foreword by John A. Hackley.
    LC ClassificationsR726.8 .K63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 196 p. :
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4423048M
    ISBN 100876263325, 0876263317
    LC Control Number79027552

    The IAHPC is conscious of the fact that in many countries palliative care textbooks and practice manuals are expensive or difficult to obtain. With this in mind, the authors have updated the 3rd edition of the IAHPC Manual of Palliative Care which is offered for free to the global palliative care community.

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Hospice, a caring community Unknown Binding – January 1, by Theodore H Koff (Author)5/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Koff, Theodore H. Hospice, a caring community. Cambridge, Mass.: Winthrop Publishers, © (OCoLC) “Hospice care.

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CEs available. Hospice care is for people who are nearing the end of life. The services are provided by a team of health care professionals who maximize comfort for a person who is terminally ill by reducing pain and addressing physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs.

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Our care is provided by an interdisciplinary team that focuses on delivering expert medical care, pain and symptom management and emotional and spiritual support. Hospice and Palliative Care © United Hospital Fund 5 Hospice care does not include treatments and medications that are aimed to cure.

Some programs offer more expensive comfort measures, equipment, or support and care because they have charity donations or special agreements with certain health insurance Size: KB. These publications are copyrighted and mass reproduction or the download of multiple copies of a publication PDF is expressly prohibited.

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Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down. Good hospice care also requires open communication among team members, not just for evaluating patient care but also for helping the staff cope with their own feelings.

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Dame Cicely Mary Saunders was not only a famous nurse but also a medical social worker, physician and writer. She dedicated her life to the welfare of terminally ill and dying people and laid the foundation for the modern hospice movement.

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