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Providing Physical Comfort in Hospice Requires Attention to Cues, Team Approach

Sometimes, it’s what the patient shares by simply speaking. But a hospice practitioner can also make inroads by what patients express with a turn of the hand, the way they’re
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To Listen is to Learn is to Nurture the Spirit

To Listen is to Learn is to Nurture the Spirit By Emmanuel Hospice There are a lot of ways to define and discuss the ways in which a hospice professional
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Acknowledging a Complex Mind is Integral to Caring for the Whole Person

The human body’s most complex organ? The brain, teeming with some 86 billion neurons, all of which are in use and communicating with other neurons to form circuits and share
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Emmanuel Hospice Awarded Grant to Expand its Pet Visitor Program, Bring More Comfort and Joy to Patients; Community Members with Pets Invited to Volunteer

Grand Rapids, Michigan, Jan. 3, 2023 – Emmanuel Hospice has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust, a KeyBank Trust, to support its growing pet
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Coping With Grief During the Holidays

It can be hard handling the holidays – especially if you’re trying to process grief that accompanies the loss of a loved one. But there are ways to make it
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How to Navigate Hospice Services and Access Care

Many of us realize that hospices are there to serve us. But sometimes, it’s difficult to break the ice. How do you reach out – with a call or a
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