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Dr. Cate McCarty - Seasons of Dementia

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Myth: Hospice Care is Not Provided With Comforting Treatments

"I didn't consider hospice care early enough because dad was still getting blood transfusions regularly."

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Myth: Hospice Care is Only for Patients With Cancer

"I didn't realize that my husband who suffered from Alzheimer's Disease could have benefited."

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Doctor Cate McCarty - Pets and Quality of Life for Persons with Dementia

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Who Are the Members of the Heartland Hospice Care Team?

At Heartland, hospice care takes a team approach, one that incorporates the patient, their loved ones and other health care professionals.

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Heartland Hospice Serving South Central Pennsylvania Achieves Level Four "We Honor Veterans" Status

Heartland Hospice serving South Central Pennsylvania, a division of ProMedica, is pleased to announce their promotion to a Level Four status within the We Honor Veterans Program for their continued care and support of the Veteran population.

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World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2019

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is being held October 12, 2019, as a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care around the world.

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Myth: A Doctor Must Recommend Hospice First

"I wanted to learn more about hospice, but thought I had to wait for the doctor to bring it up first so he could order it for my brother."

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Myth: Hospice Care is Expensive

"Between doctor's visits and the cost of medications, we can't afford hospice care because we have to save everything we need for dad's ongoing needs."

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Myth: Hospice is a Place

Hospice is a philosophy. It can be provided in any place a patient calls home.

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