Palliative Care

Bereavement Support - Nancy Pain

Nancy Pain, an advance practice nurse, and Pam Saporito, a clinical social worker, discuss the benefits of bereavement support groups for those who have lost a loved one.

 

Palliative Care - Dr. Michelle Reisner

What is palliative care? And, when it comes to caring for an infirmed and chronically ill patient, is it a case of maintaining life or prolonging death? Board certified geriatrician, Dr. Michelle Reisner, director of palliative care at Jersey City Medical Center, explains.

 

What you need to know about hospice and palliative care - Pat Agius

Pat Agius, an executive with the Visiting Nurses Association, discusses the components, differences, recent changes and key points that families should know when it comes to end-of-life and pain reduction care.