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Hospice Helps Family Cope with Illness, Death and Beyond

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Jennifer Doyle, bereavement coordinator for Compassus – Metairie, recounts how Compassus helped a family through illness, death and beyond.
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    Avoid caregiver burnout

    Mike Fritz, bereavement coordinator for Compassus, encourages family hospice caregivers to rediscover a source of joy in their life to prevent burnout.
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      A Caregiver’s Challenge With Cancer

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      The Rev. Dr. Cathy Genthner, chaplain for Compassus–Scarborough, Maine, had a brush with death that created better understanding of her hospice patients.
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        Purposeful Listening

        The Rev. Pat Underkofler, chaplain of Compassus in Yuma, Ariz., encourages hospice workers to listen for their patients’ stories.
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          My Promise To Daniel

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          After fighting three primary cancers in 30 years, Daniel Collins, 74, was coming home from the hospital to die in his own bed. What I didn’t realize that day...
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            Caregiving Resources

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            Many caregivers are thrust into their role without any advance warning and they may not know where to turn for help. These resources can help caregivers...
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              A Caregiver Until The End

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              Mike Fritz, bereavement coordinator for Compassus–Central Texas, recalls how a special patient was always first and foremost a caregiver.
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                Making Good Time

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                Michael G. Boston, chaplain for Compassus–Butte, suggests how to help patients and caregivers make the most of their limited time.
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                  Unexpected Blessings

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                  Heather Spickard, RN, with Compassus – Springfield, shares her story of a stirring coincidence. Or was it?
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                    Honoring A Legacy

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                    Coby Derksen, director of sales, and Cindy Hoffman, RN, both of Compassus – Denver, collaborated to show how Cindy is working through her grief.