Transitions LifeCare is uniquely situated in the middle of an innovative healthcare environment. Here on Hospice Circle, we’re within driving distance of three major health care systems (WakeMed, UNC, and Duke), three major universities (NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill, and Duke
I make my way down the aisle of the plane, squeezing past my fellow passengers and plop down in my assigned seat. Sitting next to me is a middle-aged woman with a kind smile. As the plane takes off, she
When we think about what makes a good healthcare agency, the magic “Q” word has to be part of the explanation. To which “Q” word am I referring? To Quality.
We know what it feels like when we experience an agency
Transitions LifeCare’s Associate Medical Director Christopher M. Thompson, MD, HMDC shares perspectives from his experiences as a care provider and a family member
As a palliative care provider, I spend my career talking about end-of-life care and helping families make difficult
The following is a reflection from a UNC medical student who came to Transitions LifeCare to shadow one of our physicians.
The morning had just begun and Dr. Thompson was taking me on a tour of the Hospice Home. The first
Did you know that if you’re under hospice care, you might be approved for Social Security disability benefits in as little as two weeks? The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers benefits for people in need, as well as eligible family