Category Archives: End-of-life Planning

Make April 16 Your Healthcare Decisions Day!

“I’m not afraid of death; I just don’t want to be there when it happens.” – Woody Allen Woody’s quip captures in a few short words how many people feel about death.  Despite the fact that we all know it’s … Continue reading

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Woody Guthrie’s Legacy Lives on for Huntington’s Disease Victims

Forty-five years ago today, Oct. 3, 1967, America lost one of its greatest folk singers, Woody Guthrie, to Huntington’s Disease. This inherited disorder attacks nerve cells in certain parts of the brain and causes them to degenerate – affecting a … Continue reading

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Inpatient Hospice Homes Offer Families Quality Together-Time

I’ve spent the past 18 years in the end-of-life care industry — running hospice centers. People often say, “What a difficult job!” or make jokes because they are uncomfortable with death, but what it has actually given me is awesome … Continue reading

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Solari Hospice Care Announces the Grand Opening of its New Inpatient Hospice Home

Solari Hospice Care will hold the grand opening of its new Houston inpatient hospice home on May 18 from 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. will be officiated by Solari Hospice Care’s President and CEO … Continue reading

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Beginning 2011 with a Bang

I look forward to each new year, as it brings about both hope and change, as well as a sense of renewal and predictions of things to come. With newly enacted health-reform laws, the year certainly began with some interesting … Continue reading

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