Category: hospice

The healthcare industry has been challenged during the COVID-19 pandemic.  In addition to the spike in cases throughout Arizona and the greater Maricopa County this summer, the staff at Santé have done a heroic effort in providing care for their patients. “Our staff has been responding remarkably to the coronavirus pandemic, and our preparation and… Read More »

When your loved ones need to enter hospice care, there are many different concerns for family members. One of the top issues is often determining how to pay for hospice and trying to understand the various benefits and options that are associated with your specific coverage. While Medicare and Medicaid often cover hospice, there are… Read More »

As we counsel families through the process of selecting compassionate service when hospice is recommended, we encounter a myriad of widely-believed myths about hospice care that prevent many people from getting the support they need when they need it. Here, we aim to debunk the most common hospice myths we hear and, in the process,… Read More »

Deciding to transition a loved one to comfort care can be a difficult conversation for family members to have. Those closest to the patient might feel resistant, and others might not know how to make such an important decision.    It’s not uncommon for someone nearing the end of life to place great value on… Read More »