Mission Healthcare Blog

Is Hospice Care Appropriate for Your Patient? 7 Things to Consider

December 9, 2015

Making the decision to refer a patient to hospice care is never easy. With the family by their side, willing them through their ailments, you always hope to have an optimistic prognosis. But unfortunately, that’s not always the case. A seemingly irreversible public stigma makes it even more difficult to even mention hospice to a […]

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How Home Health is Saving the U.S. Health Care System

December 9, 2015

The U.S. health care system is not only the most expensive among Western nations but also the least effective. Despite spending $8,508 per capita on health care and enacting sweeping reform, we are still “last or near last on dimensions of access, efficiency, and equity,” the Commonwealth Fund says.  Most Americans are well aware that our health […]

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