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Caregiver Assistance Videos

The following is a series of caregiver support videos. Created by our Hospice Educator, Sara Chambers, BSN, RN, CHPN, a new video will be added each week and will address various topics of interest to caregivers including Stress Management and Advance Care Planning.

 

Episode 6: Common Medications Used at the End of Life

 

Episode 5: Grief and the Current Crisis

 

Episode 4: Be Well! Self-Care Activities

 

Episode 3: Opioids for the Treatment of Shortness of Breath

 

Episode 2: Advance Care Planning

 

Episode 1: The Coronavirus Crisis

 

 

The following videos provide valuable information for caregiving at home. Simply review the topics and watch the video that you would find most helpful.

 

Turning in bed:

 

Moving toward the head of the bed:

 

Making an occupied bed:

 

Moving from bed to wheelchair:

 

Giving a bed bath:

 

Mouth care:

 

Caring for the skin:

 

Caring for hair:

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Suggested Reading

The Orphaned Adult Understanding and Coping with Grief and Change After the Death of Our Parents

By Alexander Levy

The Last Dance: Encountering Death and Dying

By L.A. DeSpelder and A.L. Strickland

All Kinds of Love: Experiencing Hospice

By Carolyn Jaffe and Carol H Erhlich

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