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7 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Hospice Care

Words: 2469
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Hospice Care and Catholic Ethics Is Hospice care consistent with Catholic bioethics? Chapple, in her discussion of the topic "Hospice care" in Catholic health care ethics, argues that ultimately…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Hospice View of Death and

Words: 3442
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In fact it is federally mandated that hospices must give the patient every option available to them in order to efficiently manage pain, "the federal guidelines regulating hospice require…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Hospice Death and Dying Are

Words: 3035
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Who provides the care is dependent upon the patient and the type of care their illness requires. Also, some families are more active in taking care of end of…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Hospice Care Refers to the

Words: 2699
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

However, they are often emotionally isolated and are unable to determine whether or not they are loved by their family members or whether they will be missed after passing…

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2 Pages
Essay

Death and Dying  (general)

Hospice and Attitudes Toward Death

Words: 708
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Hospice and Attitudes Towards Death Attitudes towards dying, death, and bereavement are very dependent upon culture. Some cultures embrace death as a natural part of the life cycle and…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Hospice Care Providing Quality Healthcare

Words: 1089
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Children believed that death is more like sleep and the dead may or may not return. Children between five and nine years of age belonged to the second group.…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Hospice and Hospital Oncology Unit Nurses a

Words: 549
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hospice and Hospital Oncology Unit Nurses a Comparative Survey of Knowledge and Attitudes About Cancer Pain," authors Connie J. Hollen et al. (2000) set out to examine any strengths,…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Hospice Situation the Focus in

Words: 2580
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This will also take the focus away from individual grief by sharing and understanding the concerns of others. IV. Group structure A Recruitment will occur by means of advertisement…

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9 Pages
Thesis

Death and Dying  (general)

Hospice the Objective of This

Words: 2489
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Thesis

Rather than giving over control to medical experts to cure disease, the dying person is empowered by the interdisciplinary team of hospice practitioners to guide and direct the time…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Hospice Care

Words: 1536
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hospice Staff, Volunteers, and Hospice Patients There are very few critics of the Hospice organization, and rightfully so. Who could criticize such a helpful, vital organization? Indeed, if Hospice…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Hospice and Palliative Services

Words: 1810
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Freedom and Moral esponsibility in Hospice and Palliative Services The different ethical theories Decision making within the medical field and provision of palliative services is influenced by three ethical…

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5 Pages
Literature Review

Healthcare

Hospital 30 Day Readmission Reduction With Hospice Admission

Words: 2278
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Hospice care is a kind of philosophy and care that centers on the palliation of a patient who is seriusly or terminally ill. Hospice care includes tending to the…

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6 Pages
Essay

Business - Management

Change Improving Hospice Urinary Infection Rates An

Words: 1645
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Change Improving Hospice Urinary Infection Rates: An Analysis of Foley Catheter Use in a Hospice Setting Change is a necessary part of any organization. One critical area that demands…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Organizational Behavior Hospice History of

Words: 1344
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hospice affirms life and neither hastens nor postpones death" ("Preamble and Philosophy," NHPCO, 2010). The NHPCO formal mission statement is: "To lead and mobilize social change for improved care…

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4 Pages
Literature Review

Healthcare

Bridge Pre-Hospice Programs

Words: 1258
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Bridge/Prehospice Program: Do Hospice Bridge Programs Increase Quality of Life for Terminal Patients by Encouraging Earlier Access to Palliative esources? The work of Levy, Bemski, and Kutner (2008) entitled…

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6 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Advanced Organizational Analysis of Hope Hospice of Southwest FLA

Words: 2483
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Organizational Analysis -- Hope Hospice Advanced Organizational Analysis - Hospice As a nonprofit, Hope Hospice has undergone a tremendous evolution from a small agency to a major presence in…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Lone Star Hospice 2012 the FY2011 General

Words: 660
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Lone Star Hospice 2012 he FY2011 General Fund budget proposal for the Lone Star Hospice -- our commitment to the community to a new level during a mainly difficult…

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6 Pages
Research Proposal

Health - Nursing

Transition From Children to Adult Hospice Services

Words: 2320
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Hospice Leadeship The United Kingdom has ecently expeienced an incease in the numbe of childen and young people with long-tem health conditions. Actually, ecent suveys have indicated a 30%…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Nursing

Analyzing Coping of Hospice Nurses

Words: 2925
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

hospice nurses cope with patients at end of life and death? Nursing is an emotional job since nurses' experience emotions and feelings towards their patients. On top of having…

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20 Pages
Capstone Project

Healthcare

Government Regulations Affecting Health Care in Hospice

Words: 6236
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Government Regulations and Hospice Government Regulations Affecting Health Care in Hospice Hospice Regulations Affecting Health Care in Hospice Impact of rules on Hospice services Annotated Bibliography This paper focuses…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Death & Dying - Hospice

Words: 989
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

During that time, I cannot recall mourning, but I cannot recall feeling much of anything else, either. My grief returned more intensely than before at the graveside service. Afterwards,…

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2 Pages
A-Level Coursework

Health - Nursing

Orlando's Deliberative Process Nursing Theory Applied to the Hospice Setting

Words: 599
Length: 2 Pages
Type: A-Level Coursework

End-of-Life Care: Scholarly Nursing Practice Choice I am an advanced practice registered nurse (APN) board-certified to practice in adult care (ANP-BC). Currently, I am employed as a nurse practitioner…

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5 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

ANA Nursing Code of Ethics ANA Code

Words: 1795
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

ANA Nursing Code of Ethics ANA Code of Ethics Applied to Current Practice Philosophy The objective of this study is to discuss provisions one through nine of the ANA…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Health Care System Has Focused on the

Words: 2963
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

health care system has focused on the prevention and cure of disease and illness. When people got sick, every bit of energy and finances went into trying to figure…

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16 Pages
Research Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Program Budget and Cost Analysis

Words: 4858
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Program Budget and Cost Analysis Line-Item Budget for an in-Service Dementia Care Training Program Florida now requires all direct-care staff working with dementia patients to receive specialized training. The…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Individual Case Analysis Terri Schiavo

Words: 1880
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ethics The Terri chiavo case was an unusual incident where a person who should have been removed from life support long ago was sustained due to federal and public…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Deaf Community and Its Need

Words: 3490
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Equally destructive is the attitude that communicating with the Deaf person may involve more time and effort than one wishes to expend" (Zieziula, 1998, p. 193). Moreover, and perhaps…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Communication Nurse to Doctor

Words: 1938
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Communications Effective communications between doctors and nurses has always been a high priority in the medical field, especially in an arena such as a hospital, health clinic or hospice.…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Life Care in the United

Words: 1208
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However...generally a vast difference exists between what healthcare providers understand and what laypersons are able to comprehend. This immeasurability of knowledge was evident in the participants' narratives and was…

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5 Pages
Questionnaire

Healthcare

Nursing Literature

Words: 1675
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Questionnaire

McMillan, S.C., & Small, B.J. (2007). Using the COPE intervention for family caregivers to improve symptoms of hospice homecare patients. Oncology Nursing Forum, 34(2), 313-21. Are there any HIPAA…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Ethics as a New Graduate of Six

Words: 1279
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ethics As a new graduate of six months working night shift on a small cancer unit, I am faced with a dilemma. Mr. V has been in and out…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Rating 3 Although the Paragraph

Words: 2097
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

These included guidelines fom the Austalian National Beast Cance Cente and the Austalian National Cance Contol Initiative; an updated systematic eview of the eseach evidence, and a consensus by…

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2 Pages
Essay

Sociology - Social Work

Planning for End of Life Care

Words: 657
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

The death of elderly individuals takes place in different circumstances and settings such as painless death at home or painful death in a healthcare facility. Social workers have an…

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2 Pages
Article Review

Healthcare

Intervention Nursing Research Using the Cope Intervention

Words: 569
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

Intervention Nursing esearch Using the COPE Intervention for Family Caregivers to Improve Symptoms of Hospice Homecare Patients: A Clinical Trial This study was designed to test an intervention for…

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2 Pages
Essay

Sociology - Counseling

Grieving Process and Models

Words: 769
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Grieving Losing a loved one is a major event that every individual experiences because death is a normal part of life. The process through which an individual approaches death…

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2 Pages
Essay

Death and Dying  (general)

Quality Improvement Project

Words: 501
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Caregiving to Elderly People In this document, interactive caregiving training is briefly discussed. Caregiving to Elder People ecent developments at the medical industry and more health conscious diet increase…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Management

Population in the United States

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

They are noo logner able to live; it is the etchial obligation of the hostpital staff to ensure that they die in peace. t is cruaical, tehore, we work…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Sociology Social Work Questions Explain Why Children in

Words: 3101
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Sociology/Social Work Questions Explain why children in the early-school-aged period may be especially vulnerable to fluctuations in self-esteem and feelings of "worthlessness." Young children, in the early school aged…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Model for Community Palliative Care

Words: 1740
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Community Dementia Care and the Chronic Care Model nd-Stage Dementia valuation Proposal Health Promotion Plan for Community nd-Stage Dementia Care: The Chronic Care Model Health Promotion Plan for Community…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Cross-Cultural Communication

Words: 1450
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ocial Work Practice With Individuals: Engagement Strategies First I need to get past Mr. Fahza's son in order to get to his father. I need the former's agreement because…

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3 Pages
Essay

Nursing

Meaning of Death From Counseling Perspective

Words: 925
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

friend of mine overcome the desire to kill himself. He was suicidal and made several attempts on his life. Gradually he found the help he needed and today is…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Sports - Drugs

Family Care Plan Nursing Family

Words: 782
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Family Interventions -Mother can attend cancer support groups and receive advice and education through other channels regarding proper methods of providing care and improving quality of life for her…

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4 Pages
Essay

Leadership

Leadership Analysis Imagine Studying Your

Words: 1567
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

This is going to get done by means of using email, text messaging and the Internet to interact with my workers in a professional manner. egardless, I am shaping…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Coping With Death

Words: 642
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Death Linda Wertheimer and Robert Siegel extensively interviewed Helen Payne, an 81-year-old woman dying of leukemia, and family members, regarding the process of coping with terminal illness in a…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Health Care A the Different

Words: 2409
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Day treatment programs can provide services at less cost because the patient goes home at night after being treated during the day, which often is used for rehabilitating chronically…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Dealing With Difficult Patients Translation of Evidence and Best Practice

Words: 3786
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Difficult Patients Mitigating isks from Dementia Providing adequate care for an individual suffering from dementia presents many difficulties for nurses. Patients with dementia often have debilitating conditions such as…

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2 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Care Rural Settings Continuum of

Words: 690
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

As well as expanding patient's abilities to obtain primary care, virtually, telemedicine can enable patients in isolated locations to see specialists. When rural patients are connected to a hospital…

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2 Pages
Application Essay

Teaching

Doctorate of Psychology Program

Words: 642
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Application Essay

Psychology -- Letter of Application Thank you in advance for your consideration of my application to be accepted into the Psy D. program at Marshall University. I am competent,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Nursing Risk for Falls

Words: 1351
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

isks for Falls Critical Analysis 'isks for falls' have been an area of concern for medical professionals especially nurses. Statistics have shown that an increasing number of falls in…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Nursing and Ethics the Emotional Debate Over

Words: 2128
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nursing and Ethics The emotional debate over abortion had been mischaracterized in the media, and hence disrupted any positive attempt to make progress in resolving the ethical and medical…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Nursing Organizational Change Project Analysis

Words: 2505
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Of course, as Medicare beneficiaries increase because of the number of baby boomers, the Medicare program may adjust. However, current hospice figures demonstrate that only about twenty percent of…

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13 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Global Health Trends and Policy and Politics

Words: 4532
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Essay

Policy, Politics and Global Trends in Health Sector Why the Public Policy Issue Was Chosen? According to the report released by National Priorities and Goals -- aligning efforts meant…

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6 Pages
Essay

Health

UPSA members and LTC Choices

Words: 1726
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

LTC choices for UPSA members Introduction LTC (Long Term Care) is an attempt at assisting people of any age with their daily activities and/or medical needs for an extended…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

ADN vs BSN Abstract High

Words: 1434
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Patients also say they want to awake and conscious when their pain is managed. The issue is that there are not many U.S. physicians and nurses who are certified…

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9 Pages
Literature Review

Healthcare

Therapeutic Touch Healing Comforting Hands

Words: 2455
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Physically, massage or TT eases muscle tension and improves circulation. In turn, it improves digestion and breathing, enhances mental clarity, and encourages better sleep. TT is particularly useful to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Life Situation Can Create a

Words: 4073
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

The objective is to impede rumination. 3. In the third stage -- relapse prevention or rehabilitation -- Mr. Thomas will be encouraged to participate in activities (such as hobbies…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Rural Healthcare Facilities Context of

Words: 5552
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Provide sustained technical assistance (Expert Panel Meeting: Health Information Technology: Meeting Summary, 2003) Evaluation of the process in rural and small communities includes: (1) scope of the project; (2)…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Nurse in the Provision of

Words: 1468
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It is related that "This patterns of delayed referral does more than deprive individuals of palliative care-it jeopardizes hospice programs themselves. To be financially viable, hospice programs, which receive…

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5 Pages
Marketing Plan

Business

Vna Tip Homecare St Louis MO Marketing Plan

Words: 1464
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Marketing Plan

Business Review of VNA-TIP Homecare Home healthcare and hospice providers pride themselves on their ability to provide the best quality care to the most needy patients. The mission of…

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