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The 3 Wishes Project : helping to make meaningful memories at the end of life

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. The 3 Wishes Project Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1905
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The goal of the 3 Wishes Project is to improve the end-of-life experience for patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and their families. This pamphlet lists what the team helps with and provides examples of some of the wishes made by patients and families. It also describes where the program originated and which organizations support the program. A list of team members is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. The 3 Wishes Project Staff
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospice Care - psychology
Critical Care - psychology
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospice care
Intensive care units
Abstract
The goal of the 3 Wishes Project is to improve the end-of-life experience for patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and their families. This pamphlet lists what the team helps with and provides examples of some of the wishes made by patients and families. It also describes where the program originated and which organizations support the program. A list of team members is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The 3 Wishes Project Staff, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1905
Zone
NSHA Central Zone
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The experience of hospital chaplains with patients at death : enduring memories and the integrative process

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McFadyen, Helen R. --[Halifax, NS]: Atlantic School of Theology , c2012.
Call Number
WX 187 M143 2012
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WX 187 M143 2012
Author
McFadyen, Helen R
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Atlantic School of Theology
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
53 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Chaplaincy Service, Hospital
Hospice Care - psychology
Pastoral Care
Attitude to Death
Notes
Master of Divinity program graduate seminar research report
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Hospice care and cultural diversity

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Donna Infeld, Audrey K. Gordon, Bernice C. Harper editors. --London, UK: Routledge , c1995.
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Location
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Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity captures the richness and differences that make up the United States and its culture. This book shows you the complex issues arising from work with patients of a different culture and encourages research in hospices which support culturally innovative programs. Many people are individually knowledgeable and culturally sensitive, but few hospices have systematically planned for service to culturally diverse groups.
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Author
Infeld, Donna
Other Authors
Gordon, Audrey K
Harper, Bernice C
Responsibility
Donna Infeld, Audrey K. Gordon, Bernice C. Harper editors
Alternate Title
Hospice care & cultural diversity
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Routledge
Date of Publication
c1995
Physical Description
1 online resource (199 p.)
ISBN
9781317764359 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Attitude to Death - ethnology - United States
Attitude to health - ethnology - United States
Cultural Diversity - United States
Hospice care - methods - United States
Hospice care - psychology - United States
Subjects (LCSH)
Minorities - Hospice care - United States
Abstract
Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity captures the richness and differences that make up the United States and its culture. This book shows you the complex issues arising from work with patients of a different culture and encourages research in hospices which support culturally innovative programs. Many people are individually knowledgeable and culturally sensitive, but few hospices have systematically planned for service to culturally diverse groups.
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Report from the National Task Force on Access to Hospice Care by Minority Groups; EDITORIAL ESSAYS; Death and Dying from a Native American Perspective; The African American Experience: Breaking the Barriers to Hospices; RESEARCH REPORTS; Maria: Developing a Culturally-Sensitive Treatment Plan in Pre-Hospice South Texas; Hispanic American Elders: Caregiving Norms Surrounding Dying and the Use of Hospice Services; Childhood Bereavement Among Cambodians: Cultural Considerations -- Deterrents to Access and Service for Blacks and Hispanics: The Medicare Hospice Benefit, Healthcare Utilization, and Cultural BarriersIdentifying and Meeting Needs of Ethnic Minority Patients; Index.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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I'm here to help : a guide for caregivers, hospice workers, and volunteers

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Ray, M. Catherine. --New York, NY: Bantam Books , 1997.
Call Number
WB 310 R263i 1997
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WB 310 R263i 1997
Author
Ray, M. Catherine
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Bantam Books
Date of Publication
1997
Physical Description
108 p.
ISBN
0553377973
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospice Care - psychology
Terminal Care - psychology
Caregivers - psychology
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Transitions in dying and bereavement : a psychosocial guide for hospice and palliative care

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Cairns, Moira. Victoria Hospice Society. --Baltimore, MD: Health Professions Press , 2003.
Call Number
WB 310 C136t 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WB 310 C136t 2003
Author
Cairns, Moira
Corporate Author
Victoria Hospice Society
Other Authors
Thompson, Marney
Wainwright, Wendy
Place of Publication
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Health Professions Press
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
394 p.
ISBN
1878812920
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospice Care - psychology
Palliative Care
Bereavement
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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