US- Huffington Post
In America, National Nurses Week runs from 6 to 12 May. This article highlights the great work of hospice nurses.
Canada- North Shore News
Next week MP Charlie Angus will ask Parliament to approve his private member’s motion M-456 to establish a Pan-Canadian Palliative and End of life Care Strategy.
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) announced the release of the largest study in the history of home care on the present and future use of technology, practices and strategies by agencies throughout the US.
An Oklahoma senator wants to pass a bill that would pay people to write their end of life directive ahead of time.
A new booklets aims to help anyone caring for someone with heart failure to open up conversations about end of life wishes and preferences.
ehospice International Children’s edition
The Light of My Eyes Foundation in Hungary is organising the “Touching Rainbows” 3rd International Children Hospice Congress on 15 to 16 May in Zsolnay Quarter, Pécs. You can still register for the conference.
Canadians with ageing moms may want to rethink plans for Mother’s Day. Remaining living at home for as long as possible is the absolute top priority for 90% of Canadian moms 55 and older, says a new survey commissioned by Bayshore HealthCare.