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Can Music Help People with Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can Music Help People with Alzheimer’s Disease?

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting more than 6 million Americans over age 65. A progressive brain disorder, Alzheimer’s disease slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually, the ability to perform simple tasks. Although, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s did you know that music may have the remarkable ability…

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What are the Four Levels of Hospice Care?

What are the Four Levels of Hospice Care?

While providing hospice care in the home is the most desired by patients and families and accounts for virtually most care under hospice, hospice GIP is a hospice level of care that is an effective short-term solution for patients in crisis. Unity partners with hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to expertly manage hospice patients whose pain or symptoms cannot be managed at home. Read on to learn how GIP care works and who is eligible to receive it.

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What to Know about Hospice GIP Care

What to Know about Hospice GIP Care

While providing hospice care in the home is the most desired by patients and families and accounts for virtually most care under hospice, hospice GIP is a hospice level of care that is an effective short-term solution for patients in crisis. Unity partners with hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to expertly manage hospice patients whose pain or symptoms cannot be managed at home. Read on to learn how GIP care works and who is eligible to receive it.

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ALS Values Assessment Guide Helps Patients Improve Quality of Life

ALS Values Assessment Guide Helps Patients Improve Quality of Life

Imagine the wave of emotions individuals and their loved ones experience after receiving a diagnosis of ALS – sadness, anger, shock, and fear. Individuals living with ALS face a myriad of uncertainties concerning their future. Many are seeking answers to questions they have about their future. A multidisciplinary team of Unity clinicians with decades of…

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Let’s Talk About Hospice Chaplains

Let’s Talk About Hospice Chaplains

By Joe Green, Assistant Director of Support Services/Lead Chaplain Hello there! I’m Joe Green, Assistant Director of Support Services and Lead Chaplain at Unity Hospice and Palliative Care. I’m here to talk about a vital member of your Hospice Care Team: the hospice chaplain. You may hear common responses like, “We are not religious,” or…

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Hospice vs Palliative Care – Know the Difference.

Hospice vs Palliative Care – Know the Difference.

Approximately 90 million people in the US are living with a serious illness. That number will more than double over the next 25 years. Palliative care or hospice care can improve the quality of life for patients and their families. Here is an overview of the differences between both types of care.

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