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Author Lindner, Eric, 1958- author.

Title Hospice voices : lessons for living at the end of life / Eric Lindner.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.1756 LIN    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    362.1756 LIN    Available
Description xii,, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents An aptly named caregiver -- Find the key that unlocks empathy -- Adversity crumbles when laughed at -- Ownership isn't all that it's cracked up to be -- Talk less, communicate more -- We're only as sick as our secrets -- Have guns, will travel -- Live discharge -- Dos and don'ts.
Summary "Linder reveals the thoughts, fears, and lessons of those living the ends of their lives in the care of others, having exhausted their medical options or ceased treatment for their illnesses. In each chapter, Linder not only reveals the lessons of lives explored in their final days, but zeroes in on how working for hospice can be incredibly fulfilling"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Lindner, Eric, 1958-
Hospice care -- Anecdotes.
Terminally ill -- Anecdotes.
Death -- Anecdotes.
Sick -- Psychology -- Anecdotes.
ISBN 9781442220591 hardback alkaline paper
1442220597 hardback alkaline paper

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