Hospice Blog

There are many great articles regarding hospice care on the web today, here are some of our favorites, and some of our own:

Hanging onto a Memory
By Tracy Brookshier / February 19, 2020

Hanging onto a Memory

By Tracy Brookshier, Pike County Hospice Marketing Coordinator February 19, 2020 People remember their loved ones in different ways.  Healthy...

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Become a Hospice Volunteer
By Tracy Brookshier / January 30, 2020

Become a Hospice Volunteer

By Tracy Brookshier, Pike County Hospice Marketing Coordinator January 30, 2020   People often imagine themselves becoming a hospice volunteer,...

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Earning our Stars
By Tracy Brookshier / January 30, 2020

Earning our Stars

By Tracy Brookshier, Marketing Coordinator January 30, 2020   We Honor Veterans provides tiered recognition to organizations, known as Partners,...

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Planning for the future
By Tracy Brookshier / January 23, 2020

Planning for the future

By: Tracy Brookshier, Pike County HospiceJanuary 23, 2020Most of us have at least a rough idea of wanting a good...

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Know Your Healthcare Options Before a Crisis Strikes
By Tracy Brookshier / January 13, 2020

Know Your Healthcare Options Before a Crisis Strikes

Pike County Health Department, Home Health & Hospice stresses the Importance of Advance Care Planning and Talking with Loved Ones...

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Don’t Wait to Talk About Hospice
By Tracy Brookshier / December 5, 2019

Don’t Wait to Talk About Hospice

Brought to you by Pike County Hospice. It’s an all too common situation. A family is at the bedside of...

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Many Get Hospice Care too Late
By Tracy Brookshier / November 10, 2019

Many Get Hospice Care too Late

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Sept. 12, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Despite a growing list of debilitating symptoms during...

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It’s Never too Late to Thank a Veteran, Even at the End of Life
By Tracy Brookshier / November 8, 2019

It’s Never too Late to Thank a Veteran, Even at the End of Life

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care month, here is a message from Pike County Health Department, Home Health &...

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Coping with Special Days and Holidays
By Tracy Brookshier / October 20, 2019

Coping with Special Days and Holidays

By Carrie Wells, MSW LCSW CRADC MARS Pike County Hospice Social Worker October 20, 2019 Holidays and special days can be...

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Learn what hospice care means to patients and their families
By Tracy Brookshier / October 4, 2019

Learn what hospice care means to patients and their families

Brought to you by Pike County Hospice. What makes a good death? This is a question that many people prefer...

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