Hospice Nursing

Hospice nurses can use this section to network, discuss, and share trends and practices with other Hospice Nursing Professionals. Hospice nurses perform many traditional nursing duties such as observing, assessing, and recording symptoms, and they still work closely with physicians, administer medications, and provide emotional support. Hospice nurses have a particularly tough job because, from the outset, they know that the patient for whom they are caring is terminally ill.

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  1. What to do
    by reddellrn Nov 9, '12
    1
    tewdles
  2. Interest in hospice
    by KBICU Oct 15, '12
    6
    MarcyRN
  3. blame the morphine
    by pnhopeful Nov 2, '12
    20
    Bubbles
  4. Part time weekend Hospice job in addition to regular job... Am I crazy?
    by nurseart Nov 4, '12
    8
    tewdles
  5. Med-surg RN wanting to switch to hospice
    by Coco31 Oct 15, '12
    2
    Mercy65
  6. Patient refusing Hospice
    by jammycakesRN Sep 12, '12
    36
    Pets to People
  7. Allergic to Morphine Sulfate but on Hospice Care
    by payang0722 Oct 25, '12
    7
    melsch
  8. Home vs Inpatient Hospice.  What's your vote?
    by cactusscrub Nov 1, '12
    2
    cactusscrub
  9. Pay Increase ATO PTO how does your company treat you? .
    by furballfarm05 Oct 21, '12
    1
    sclpn
  10. Expiratory vocalizations at the end of life
    by bargainsmarts Oct 3, '12
    9
    rngolfer53
  11. New Job as a Hospice Intake Nurse
    by westieluv Sep 28, '11
    7
    peacefrog
  12. Working in SNF or LTC
    by juniper111 Oct 25, '12
    1
    Alibaba
  13. Spiritual interventions...(When things happen we or the Dr. can't explain)
    by camtrom Oct 4, '12
    5
    nola1202
  14. Confused and scared...I need advice...
    by lssrd7 Oct 20, '12
    20
  15. New Grad Hospice Nurse, Night Shift...Help!
    by Honeybee737 Oct 21, '12
    2
    ahsweeney
  16. d/c'ing routine meds,insulin
    by ktwlpn Oct 15, '12
    3
    jeannepaul
  17. ELNEC
    by nicolein Oct 17, '12
    1
    smurfynursey
  18. Death stories?
    • Closed
    by Teachchildren123 Apr 11, '05
    81
    Ginapixi
  19. What can I do or say???
    by loveanurse777 Sep 13, '12
    14
    loveanurse777
  20. Anyone with pointers on Hospice Certification.....Recently ?
    by Delag5 Oct 14, '12
  21. Considering Hospice
    • Closed
    by Melinurse Dec 1, '08
    13
    annahoffman
  22. What are the most common questions you receive when on call?
    by cbennett3 Oct 10, '12
    2
    Elladora
  23. New to Hospice
    by NurseStephy Sep 15, '12
    4
    Stella1688
  24. Pay in North Carolina
    by FocusRN Oct 9, '12
    1
    FocusRN
  25. Hospice and Assisted Suicide
    by Spidey's mom Dec 9, '11
    14
    Spidey's mom
  26. My first death
    by mrscseaton Oct 7, '12
    8
    mrscseaton
  27. funny story...
    by smurfynursey Oct 4, '12
    4
    tewdles
  28. Mentor
    by kennyfanKY Oct 6, '12
    4
    pfeliks
  29. Ventilator support at end of life
    by bioniclewoman Sep 29, '12
    8
    lykeen
  30. Hospice nurse interview questions?
    by gorgenurse Jan 11, '11
    10
    RNJO30
  31. Getting time in when far from office
    by military spouse Sep 29, '12
    1
    jeannepaul
  32. Resources?
    by jeyre1847 Sep 25, '12
    3
    tewdles
  33. Turning a hospice patient in severe pain?
    by IheartICUnursing Sep 23, '12
    23
    LCinTraining
  34. going to nursing school
    by zoidberg Sep 25, '12
    3
    zoidberg
  35. Computer charting in hospice
    by coogabooga Sep 10, '12
    10
    Ginapixi
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