While there’s no textbook example for why people give, if you look up “giving” in the dictionary you’d be sure to see a picture of Wayne and Bonnie Barnes. Donating to more than 25 charities, the retired Air National Guard veteran and former assistant high school principal have dedicated their lives to serving others.
Month: April 2022
Reflections on a Rewarding Profession
Hospice work is different from all other aspects of medicine. Your patients and their families need your absolute best; you really do have to bring your “A” game. Families and patients are probably at the most difficult time in their lives.
Make Your End-of-Life Wishes Known
Sometimes, due to illness or injury, individuals are not able to make an informed decisions or communicate their wishes regarding their healthcare decisions and treatment preferences. Advance care planning is a way for a person to plan and document the type of care that he or she wishes to have at the end-of-life.
Health Chat: Importance of Advance Care Planning
On the Carroll Hospital Health Chat, BridgingLife palliative care nurse practitioner Marjorie Simpson, C.R.N.P., discusses the importance of advance directives and advance care planning. Learn more at 410-871-8000.