The staff of Gilchrist Hospice
Hospice Staff Interviews
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Hospice Services in Long-Term Care: Benefits for the Family and LTC Staff
More and more long term care facilities are offering the option of special end of life care to residents by establishing relationships which bring hospice staff and philosophy into the nursing home. For residents, families and staff this has many advantages. Find out how residents and their families benefit, how the process works, and the positive impact this collaboration provides for everyone.
This DVD includes interviews with members of the Gilchrist Hospice team who regularly provide care in nursing homes. They discuss: the one-on-one care they are able to give residents; how hospice is able to support families; and their role in educating staff on pain management and accommodating end of life wishes.
Topics: End of life, hospice, palliative care, comfort care
Audience: Health care professionals; long-term care staff; nursing assistants; hospice staff, students in allied health and nursing programs.