National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) Company Profile

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HEALTHCAREfirst Executive Vice President of Sales to Serve on HCTAA Advisory Board

Advisory Board comprised of technology, home care and hospice agency executives and advises National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (PRWEB) March 13, 2018 HEALTHCAREfir...

Diabetics May Often Fare Poorly in Hospice Care

THURSDAY, Jan. 4, 2018 -- Decisions about diabetes care can become harder as people age, and that may be especially true for those needing hospice care. A new study has found that, among people gettin...

Waiting Too Long to Use Hospice Care Can Make Suffering at End-of-Life Worse

(Washington Post) – Many people who are near the end of life wait too long to enter hospice care, according to a recent study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. In hosp...

Palliative Care Is about the Life That’s Left, Not the End of Life

(Medscape) – It’s a common confusion and misconception. The short answer is that all hospice is palliative care, but not all palliative care is hospice. That is the elevator speech version...

Home care provider founded in 1900 closing, cites money woes

One of Rhode Island's oldest home care and hospice providers is shutting down because of financial problems.

How does it compare?: Hospice care at home, at assisted living facility, at nursing home

(Regenstrief Institute) A new study from Indiana University Center for Aging Research and the Regenstrief Institute compares quality of hospice services provided for patients living at home, in assist...

Blood Transfusions in Leukemia a Deterrent to Hospice Care

(Medscape) – Patients with late-stage blood cancers use hospice less frequently than patients with solid tumors, and once they do get to hospice, their stay is much shorter, as previously report...

Hospice Workers Who Care For The Dying Don’t Plan Ahead Themselves

Fewer than half of health care workers at a nonprofit Florida hospice had completed advance directives for end-of-life care.

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Paramedic-Initiated Home Care Referrals and Use of Home Care and Emergency Medical Services.

We examined the association between paramedic-initiated home care referrals and utilization of home care, 9-1-1, and Emergency Department (ED) services.

Quality of Hospice Care at Home Versus in an Assisted Living Facility or Nursing Home.

To describe differences in perceived quality of hospice care for individuals living at home or in a nursing home (NH) or assisted living facility (ALF) through analysis of after-death surveys of famil...

Association between Hospice Spending on Patient Care and Rates of Hospitalization and Medicare Expenditures of Hospice Enrollees.

Care at the end of life is increasingly fragmented and is characterized by multiple hospitalizations, even among patients enrolled with hospice.

Shared decision making in home hospice nursing visits: A qualitative study.

Shared decisions between health care providers and patients and families are replacing the traditional physician-driven plans of care. Hospice philosophy recognizes the patient and family as a unit of...

Trend analysis of end-of-life care between hospice and nonhospice groups of cancer patients in Taiwan for 2002-11.

The aim of the study is to examine the effect of hospice care on quality of end-of-life (EOL) care for patients with advanced cancer in Taiwan between 2002 and 2011.It is a population-based longitudin...

Clinical Trials [7835 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Caregiver Assessments of the Quality of Home Hospice Care

The Objectives are to administer the Family Evaluation of Hospice Care (FEHC) questionnaire and The Texas Revised Inventory of Grief (TRIG) to caregivers previously enrolled into the paren...

Efficacy of Hylenex in the Treatment of Pain Among Hospice Patients

The overall aim of this study is to find out whether Hylenex recombinant (for short, Hylenex) in subcutaneous (SC) injection improves the speed and effectiveness of SC opioids in hospice p...

A Cluster RCT of the Dementia Symptom Management at Home Program Hospice Edition

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (dementia) poses a significant challenge to our public health. While many persons with dementia are cared for by friends and family in the communi...

Evaluation of the Organization of Continuity of Care for Home Hospice Patients by Four Parisian Health Networks

In Paris, France, home hospice care for terminally ill patients is organized by four "palliative care networks". These networks are responsible for information sharing and coordination of ...

An Evaluation of Home-Based Telemedicine Services

Tele-home health care, which providers for video interactions between home-based veterans and home care nurses, is a potentially useful adjunct to home care services. However, few randomiz...

Companies [4963 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC)

Pathways Home Health & Hospice

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice

National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Visiting Nurse Associations of America

VNAA is a national organization that supports, promotes and advocates for mission-driven providers of home health, hospice and palliative care. VNAA’s members provide cost-ef...

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