Patients and Families
InterruBarbara McVicker just released her new PBS-TV special Stuck in the Middle: caring for Mom and Dad which aired nationwide. She is an eldercare expert, national speaker, and author of:
Stuck in the Middle :shared stories and tips on caring for Mom and Dad
Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to care for Mom and Dad and the companion The Essential Workbook
www.BarbaraMcVicker.comption Awareness: A Nursing Minute for Patient Safety
Beth Boynton, RN, MS www.bethboynton.com
Author of “Confident Voices:
The Nurses’ Guide to Improving Communication & Creating Positive Workplaces”
What are NURSE LEADERS saying about “Confident Voices”?
Facing Death: A companion in words and images by Linda Watson. A beautiful book to help the dying and their family communicate about the dying journey.
Frances Shani Parker: Author of “Becoming Dead Right: A Hospice Volunteer in Urban Nuring Homes”
Listen to her poems read on YouTube – search under Frances Shani Paker
Caring Bridge to create a free website to keep your loved ones posted about your recovery
State Specific Advance Directives
Hospice Foundation of America
Association of Death Education and Counseling
Lingerie for those who have had breast surgery
PALS for Health Interpretation Services
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
Project Angel Food – Food Delivery to homebound
The Women of Color Breast Cancer Survivor’s Support Project
The Wellness Community – They provide cancer support, education and hope.