NEWS & STORIES
NEWS & STORIES
Sharing our health care expertise
Health-related stories and resources for seniors in Eastern North Dakota.
The stories and articles shared here are to provide you with valuable information related to your health and wellness journey. You will also find news related to Ethos Home Health Care and Hospice and resources to educate you on the benefits of in-home services.
Additional resources are available across the Ethos website, including our step-by-step process on getting started with home health care and answers to our most frequently asked questions about home health care and hospice services.
This page is updated frequently with relevant topics. Come back and visit us again soon!
For individuals with advanced CHF, hospice care may be an appropriate decision to ensure care, comfort, and quality of life. In turn, our Ethos team has compiled a guide to help individuals know when to consider hospice for CHF.
Before Ethos began in February of 2014, the Grand Forks and Fargo-Moorhead communities faced a care gap. In the years that followed, the dedicated care teams at Ethos have become an invaluable resource throughout the communities we serve.
The effects of heart failure can typically be managed. Many people continue to live full and enjoyable lives. However, it is important to be aware of the signs of worsening heart failure and know when to contact your doctor.
For families, the words hospice care are often met with a wave of uncertainty. Our team at Ethos Hospice has assembled a guide of what to expect with hospice care. Our goal is to promote awareness as you begin the decision-making process.
Working with older adults is a unique and important healthcare path. Working in senior care teaches individuals many valuable skills that can be applied across the healthcare continuum.
For those who are coping with grief during the holidays, these cherished months can shift from a time of celebration and togetherness to an unbearable experience.
Ethos Hospice is committed to providing recognition and Veteran-centric care to military Veterans and their families when facing a life-limiting illness. Read more about specialty Veteran care.
This article lays out what an advance care directive means, what it might include, and how hospice care can provide peace and comfort to individuals and their families at the end of life.
Whatever type of loss you’ve suffered, there’s no right or wrong way to handle grief after the loss of a loved one. Grieving is a highly individual experience, and your grief reactions can depend on many factors.
Aging in place is rapidly growing in popularity. Many older adults would choose to age comfortably at home as opposed to other housing alternatives. In-home care services can help making aging in place a reality.
Hospice care is an excellent resource for individuals and their families looking for comfort and an enhanced quality of life near the end of life. For many, hospice care isn’t a consideration until the final weeks or even days of life.
Legend says that if you whisper to a dove, it will carry your message to the heavens. Please join us for this special memorial event as we celebrate and honor the lives of our Ethos Hospice patients who have passed away this past year.