Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir [NOOK Book]

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Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir, chronicles the emotional last seven days of life for Elaine, the authors mother, while in hospice care. Through hospice care, the family was able to release Elaine to the great beyond as quietly, painlessly, and lovingly as possible and witness her passing with renewed hope and in a profound and life-changing way.
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Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir

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Overview

Seven Days of Hospice: A Memoir, chronicles the emotional last seven days of life for Elaine, the authors mother, while in hospice care. Through hospice care, the family was able to release Elaine to the great beyond as quietly, painlessly, and lovingly as possible and witness her passing with renewed hope and in a profound and life-changing way.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940011153662
  • Publisher: D.M. Wilmes
  • Publication date: 12/8/2010
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 917,545
  • File size: 238 KB

Meet the Author

D.M. Wilmes is an award winning writer who has worked in the IT industry for over twenty years. He was born and raised in Josephville, a small Missouri township quietly nestled in the rolling countryside just west of the Missouri River, and now resides with his family in nearby Dardenne Prairie, Missouri.Awards include Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Finalist, Reader Views Literary Award for Best Memoir/Autobiography, Midwest Independent Publishers Association Book Award Finalist, USA Book News Best Book Award Finalist, and iUniverse Publishers Choice Award
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 25, 2008

    Hospice from the caregiver's point of view

    'Seven days of Hospice', a beautiful tribute to a dying mother by a devoted son, shows hospice from the point of view of the family caregiver. This very personal and honest account does not gloss over the initial problems encountered in their selection of a good hospice program. It does not claim that hospice care can solve everything but by the end of the book the reader can see that hospice is a wonderful loving and competent program when it is administered by skilled medical staff and when the family can participate in the care. This much needed book can really help the familky caregiver and completes the view given by other books on the subject by nurses and doctors.

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