If your loved one is facing a serious illness and their doctors have revealed a low prognosis for their recovery, palliative care may be considered. Palliative care is a patient-focused discipline that focuses on the patient’s emotional, social, and physical comfort rather than providing curative treatment for their condition.

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Many children have experienced the illness or death of a loved one. Children perceive these issues differently than adults, and it is important to make sure that they fully understand what is going on and what may happen to their loved ones in the case of a serious illness.

Dr. Alexander Everest Shares Ways to Help Children Understand

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When patients have serious and debilitating health problems, they and their families may want to know whether palliative care or hospice care is right for them. Palliative care and hospice care are similar in some respects, but they have many differences.

Dr. Alexander Everest , a healthcare executive, explains the…

The COVID-19 pandemic has had massive effects on the entire United States healthcare system. Over 570,000 Americans have died of the disease, surpassing any previous estimates of how many people may succumb to the virus.

While doctors and nurses have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic, another group within the…

When patients have reached the end of curative care for their serious illness, their doctor may recommend palliative home care. Palliative care is concerned with providing relief from the stress and symptoms of a terminal illness. Palliative care is determined by the patient’s needs rather than the prospect of recovery…

If you are seriously ill, you may be interested in palliative care. Palliative care is concerned with relieving your physical symptoms while making you more comfortable. It can be given in a hospital, nursing home, or at home surrounded by family. …

After you have finally received your hard-earned M.D., you may feel that you have completed school. However, all doctors continue their education after medical school in some way. Residencies, fellowships, and other graduate medical education opportunities are required before working as a licensed physician.

Alexander Everest Explains Life After Medical School

Dr. Alexander Everest, a healthcare Executive…

Alexander Everest

Dr. Alexander Everest has over 20 years of experience in key positions in the healthcare industry.

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