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Genevieve Lightfoot-Taylor, MSN, CFNP, ACHPN

Four Levels Of Hospice Care

One of the biggest misconceptions about hospice care is that it is a place. For the most part, people do not “go to” hospice. Rather… Continue Reading

Supportive Care Can Help People Age In Place

What does aging in place mean to you? Most people imagine they’ll be in their own home, enjoying retired life, maybe traveling, doing hobbies. That… Continue Reading

Deciding On CPR Options Before a Medical Crisis

If you have an advanced or life-limiting illness, you may have decided you don’t want to be resuscitated if your heart stops. But this wish… Continue Reading

I Am So Tired! Coping with Pandemic Fatigue

For more than a year, people across the globe have been dealing with rapid, unexpected changes that have resulted in many losses. Besides the devastating… Continue Reading

What To Expect When Your Loved One Is Dying

There are a lot of myths about the act of dying. In movies, we often see these dramatic moments where someone clutches their chest, takes… Continue Reading

Your Cancer Care Team: Why Your Team Should Include a Supportive Care Team

In 2017, both the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and the American Society of Clinical Oncology recommended that any patient newly diagnosed with late-stage cancer should… Continue Reading

Palliative Care Is Supportive Care

Somewhere along the way, the term “palliative care” picked up a scary reputation. When offered as a treatment option, many think it means death is… Continue Reading

Coping With COVID-19: Grief During the Holidays

The changing season reminds us that there are many holidays looming. For grievers, there are many significant dates throughout the year, such as birthdays and… Continue Reading

The Phases Of the Pandemic – Resilience, Strength and Emergence

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic life has gone on, albeit in a very different sense than to which we are accustomed. Graduation celebrations happened without the… Continue Reading

Registration Is Open For Hospice Of the Chesapeake’s Free Virtual Healthcare Symposium

For its third year of offering a free healthcare symposium for professionals and community members, Hospice of the Chesapeake, Chesapeake Life Center and Chesapeake Supportive… Continue Reading

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