Palliative Care and Hospice Care Infographic

Palliative Care and Hospice Care Infographic

While these are not the only differences, this handy chart should be helpful in understanding some of the basic differences between Palliative and Hospice care. Palliative care does sometimes, but not always, become Hospice care, while Hospice care does sometimes, but not always, become Palliative care. It is good to understand the differences but also important to understand that it […]

What Makes Hospice Special?

What Makes Hospice Special?

So many things about end of life care are difficult to contemplate. This is of course very normal for anyone, to not want to think about it, but at times it does become important to understand what the process of hospice is and what makes it a special part of the care process. Once someone has been placed on hospice […]

What is Hospice Care?

What is Hospice Care?

At Sierra Hospice we strive to provide care and compassion to patients and caregivers who are dealing with the sometimes overwhelming issues that arise at the end of life. We are able to hep with in-home patient volunteers, resources from the community, and information on all aspects of the last part of the cycle of life. If you would like […]