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!
Finding the Right Home Health Care Provider No one knows your spouse or parent better than you do. You know what they need, you know what they like, and you understand their short-hand phrases and facial expressions. However, you may not have the medical expertise to manage their chronic illness or give them the necessary […]
How to Build Connections with Hospice Care Staff Hospice care is about more than managing a patient’s pain and supporting them in their final days, weeks or months. This level of care, like what is offered by Ethos Hospice, is about caring for the entire family unit. Knowing and trusting your loved one’s hospice team […]
What Ethos Home Care is Like: A Patient Experience At Ethos Home Care, our mission is to enrich the quality of living for those we serve. One way we do this is by providing patients with high quality, professional senior care services in the comfort of their own homes. As you’re considering home care, though, […]
Why Gratitude Works for Senior Health Think back to the most recent time you felt grateful for something. Maybe it was this morning when you woke up to see the sun shining or perhaps last week when a kind stranger held the door for you at the supermarket. When you slow down to think […]
Ethos is Best of the Red River Valley for Home Health CareBest of the Red River Valley Home Health Care —Thank You! Each year, residents of the Red River Valley area recognize their favorite businesses and organizations in the Best of the Red River Valley Contest* (sponsored by Forum Communications).Thank you for recognizing us as […]
What Ethos Hospice Care Is Like: A Hospice Experience Testimonial When a loved one is in their final stage of life – due to an advanced or terminal illness – the focus must quickly shift to their overall comfort and quality of life. At Ethos Hospice Care, we believe that while your loved one may […]
Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a senior (age 65+) suffers a fall in the United States every second of every day. This alarming statistic sheds light on the fact that falls are the leading cause of injury and death for seniors in this age group. That […]
Home Health Care: How to know what your needs are Whether you are a patient or a health care provider, knowing about home health care and the different types of services offered is not always easy. Home health care can incorporate a wide range of health care services given in your home following an illness […]
Hospice Care: What it Means and the Benefits it Provides Hospice care. Those two little words can make you feel like your parent is slipping further and further away from you. All you want is more time with them, and you’ll take as much time as you can get. Contrary to popular belief, hospice care […]
Focusing on Quality End of Life CareHospice care is a special kind of health care that focuses on the quality of life for people who are experiencing advanced, life-limited illness, and also provides care and support for those who are at home offering personal care.Hospice care provides compassionate care for people, many of whom are […]
Keeping the Holidays Joyful for Your Loved One “The holiday season is a perfect time to reflect on our blessings and seek out ways to make life better for those around us.” – Terri Marshall End-of-life care and the holidays are two words that probably don’t seem to go together. After all, the holidays usually […]
Is My Loved One Eligible for Home Care? Finding home care for your loved one can be a sensitive subject. No one wants to admit that they have reached a point where they can’t take care of themselves anymore, and it can be emotional for you to notice a decline in your loved one’s health […]