What's it Like to be a Hospice Nurse?
Being a 安寧療護護士 for VITAS Healthcare is patient-focused nursing. It requires superior clinical and people skills. VITAS nurse Erika Avila shares: "I knew I didn't want to be in the hospital setting or in the doctor's office. I wanted that one-on-one time, that personal time with the patient, when I can actually listen to their needs, address their needs, educate them. It's a more personal level. To me, that's what nursing is about."
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What's it Like to be a Hospice Social Worker?
社工進行交流。 Whether it's helping patients and families with medical paperwork and sensitive healthcare decisions, providing community resources or offering emotional support, hospice social workers make a real difference in the lives of others. VITAS social worker Judy Weisenfeld shares: "I see my role as the person who guides the patient and family through the end-of-life process. I provide a calming presence to the patient and the family."
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