Category: End-of-life Care Education

You Should Call Hospice When…

People ask all the time…”When should I call Hospice?” First off, you can call anytime. We have operators on 24/7 even after-hours, weekends and holidays. We are considered experts when it comes to eldercare so give us a call when:…

The Expectations of a Hospice Caregiver

“This should be easy!” A loved-one is entering into a Hospice program and you are taking on the role of becoming their primary caregiver. That’s the person responsible for the home care of a terminally ill patient. You are thinking,…

HCNY Podcast: Onondaga County Caregiver Services

In this Hospice of Central New York podcast, Communications Officer Bill Pfohl spoke with Cynthia Stevenson of the Onondaga County office for the aging. Cynthia heads up Caregiver Services, which provides respite programming, caregiver mediation, and support and discussion groups. It also…