Hospice and Palliative Care
Mega Sale! Save 25% on the Hospice and Palliative Care by Brand: Scarecrow Press at Biblio Smiles. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. What marks the beginning of a terminal illness? Will I have to change my doctor when I go into a hospice? What kind of information will a hospice
Written in question-and-answer format, the book explains what hospice/palliative care is, describes the services offered to both patient and family, admission requirements, Medicare coverage, reimbursement issues, resources available to both patient and family, and how to locate hospices in different parts of the United States. Special sections are devoted to AIDS, Alzheimer's disease, Advance Directives, the physician's role, and euthanasia.
In addition to providing a resource to patients and their families, the basic knowledge will be helpful to nursing students, medical students and interns, and social workers working with terminally ill patients―in short, anyone seeking to help terminally ill patients and their families make informed decisions during a time of trauma and crisis.
|Brand:||Brand: Scarecrow Press|
|Item Weight:||1.04 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.8 x 8.82 x 8.82 inches|
|Package Weight:||1.04 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.8 x 0.8 x 0.8 inches|