Palliative Care Newswire (Page 9)

Palliative Care Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Palliative Care. (Page 9)

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  1. Norma SpuhlerRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... uary and guest registry are available at . Memorials may be made to Aultman Hospice & Palliative Care, 2821 Woodlawn Ave., NW, Canton 44708; or the American Heart Association.


  2. 'Crisis': age-old changes neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Central Western Daily

    ... at some aged-care facilities in Calare. Mr Craig said the management of aged-care residents who require palliative care is an issue which also needs to be closely monitored. "No one who is receiving good palliative care need to worry about pain or ...


  3. New dementia care centre preps for openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Southland Times

    ... on Cardrona Valley Road will have 20 dementia care rooms, 19 rest home/hospital level care rooms, and one palliative care room, in stage one. PSO also operated Ranui Home in Alexandra, which was at capacity with its 10-bed dementia facility. It was ...


  4. Gawande: Good palliative care blocked by quality measures, lack of communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 |

    The quality measures currently in place in skilled nursing facilities and hospice settings are too focused on safety and health to promote effective palliative care, physician Atul Gawande, M.D., MPH, told lawmakers on Thursday. Gawande, whose work include authoring the seminal end-of-life book Being Mortal, testified before the Senate Special Committee on Aging as part of a hearing on person-centered care for people with serious illnesses.


  5. Experimental drug reduces rare tumour size 'drastically'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | ABC News

    ... Tindle as little as four months to live. All conventional therapies had failed and doctors referred her to palliative care. But Dr Tindle's medical oncologist Margie McGrath decided to try, as a last resort, a combination of the immunotherapy drugs ...


  6. If you are admitted to the hospital, will a specialist see you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... your case. And should you or your loved one be at end-of-life, that discussion may never take place with a palliative care physician. Veiled policies and procedures created by hospitals furnish subordinate patient care to be used by select PCPs to ...


  7. Te Omanga Hospice revamps retail operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Scoop

    Te Omanga Hospice , the Hutt Valley specialist palliative care provider, today announced that it had signed a lease for a warehouse and would be closing its shop on Petone's Jackson Street. The announcement follows a review of the hospice's retail operation that currently comprises three shops: 50 Queens Drive, Lower Hutt; 226 Main Street, Upper Hutt; and 374 Jackson Street, Petone.


  8. Emily Mackay, of Ladyfields, Broomfield, dies surrounded by family and friends on 20th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Kent Online

    The grieving parents of a brave cancer sufferer have told of their heartbreak as their only daughter died surrounded by her family on the morning of her 20th birthday. Emily Mackay, of Ladyfields, Broomfield, passed away early on Tuesday after being diagnosed with a rare form of the disease in 2013.


  9. Our Readers Write...Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Salem News

    ... services following a dementia diagnosis, and to educate providers on palliative and hospice care through the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA.) I want to thank Representative Bill Johnson and his staff for meeting with ...


  10. Sabah's Grand Dame of Art still surprises at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Daily Express

    ... Tina has done close to 1,000 paintings to her credit, including a 192-page book featuring 550 portraits of palliative care patients that was praised for "bringing out the inner beauty of the children" and reflects her intense dedication to the ...


  11. Grief processing support group meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Homestead Hospice and Palliative Care is offering monthly grief processing support groups to provide bereavement education and support for any adult who has experienced the loss of a loved one. With support, feeling better is possible.


  12. Impasse looms as Senate votes to extend assisted-dying rights to non-terminal patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 |

    ... from assisting in their deaths; require a person to give informed consent to receive MAiD after having had a palliative care consultation, and after having been informed of treatment, technology and support options available to relieve suffering. It ...


  13. Claims MP Gee should foot billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Central Western Daily

    ... ion that Mr Gee's representation in Canberra would be worth the byelection's $500,000 price tag and listed a palliative care centre, SES or RFS, roads and TAFE funding as his preferred uses for the funds.


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    Jun 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    ... Mrs Beith discovered her husband had been placed on the Liverpool Care Pathway (LCP), which then defined palliative care for patients in their final hours or days. She said the agreement to place a patient on the LCP had to be signed by the next of ...


  15. Lourdes Foundation receives $144,290 Carson-Myre grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... received a $144,290 grant from the Carson-Myre Charitable Foundation. The grant assists Lourdes Hospice & Palliative Care by funding a spiritual care counselor at Lourdes hospital and a hospice counselor at The Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care ...


  16. Barbaranelle LambertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... their appreciation for the wonderful help given by caregiver, Mrs. Chris Faulkner; and to Lourdes Hospice & Palliative Care. The funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, at St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church with the Rev. Bruce ...


  17. Off we go- The group before they left for Disneyland, Paris.Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Seven children being cared for at Little Havens Hospice, in Thundersley, got to meet Mickey, Minnie and a host of other characters during a week-long visit to Disneyland Paris. The youngsters, along with their carers and two members of the care team at the hospice, travelled to Paris on a Jumbulance - a coach which has been converted to accommodate wheelchairs.


  18. Volunteers needed to keep crowds smiling at Moonlight StrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Oxford Times

    ... This year marks 40 years since Sobell House Hospice, based at the Churchill Hospital, began offering palliative care to terminally ill patients across Oxfordshire. To mark the achievement it has set the event's theme as 'seventies' and has extended ...


  19. Three Islanders selected to receive the Order of P.E.I.Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Guardian

    ... been in the management of cancer patients through the whole spectrum of diagnosis and treatment, including palliative care. Under her leadership, cancer care has gone from one receptionist and herself as a department within the Queen Elizabeth ...


  20. ARCH thrilled with funding increase (2 photos)Government increases...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | SooToday

    ... called on the federal and provincial governments to guarantee, through legislation, access to high quality palliative care for Canadians facing the end of their lives. The 2016 Ontario budget and Wednesday's funding increase announcement at ARCH ... 1 comment