"As Vietnam Veterans Age, Hospices Aim to Meet Their Needs"

December 11th, 2019

Courtney Butler, Assistant Vice President of Clinical Distinction, was interviewed by the New York Times on the unique needs of veterans at the end of life.

"Courtney Butler, assistant vice president of hospice at Amedisys, a Baton Rouge-based company that is one of the nation’s largest hospice providers, said it takes a special set of communication skills to work with the many vets who have P.T.S.D. 'You need to be careful in how you approach them so you don’t startle them. You shouldn’t stand over them to intimidate them.'"

Full article: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/11/well/live/veterans-hospice-care-end-of-life.html

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