These are the things that need to be done:
•Improve PSW/nurse training
•Increase numbers of PSWs, Nurses, NP
•Force physicians to be accountable
•House calls by NPs or physicians
•Home Care access for those who NEED it
A few weeks ago, we asked you what poverty looks like in your community. Hospice volunteer Jennifer Jilks responded by posting an eye-opening photo. I spoke with Jilks about that photo, and the story behind it, as part of The Agenda's continuing contribution to "Why Poverty?"