Hospice

Educational Podcasts for the Health Care Consumer

Educational Podcasts for the Health Care Consumer

Free podcasts are available to the general public, courtesy of my professional association, the National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants (NAHAC).   For instance, Richard Heasley, director of San Francisco’s Conard House, presented a teleconference on May 16, 2012  entitled “Effective Teamwork with Psychiatric Patients.” Other topics include eldercare, patient safety, Medicare, and many others. You can...

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Latino Families and Hospice

Although the Latino population is growing, Latinos are not as likely to use hospice. Reasons include language barriers, a higher rate of uninsureds, and a cultural milieu that discourages the discussion of impending death.

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