San Antonio health care is an important part of the economy for the city of San Antonio. With a population of over 2 million people, health care is one of the city’s major industries. Not only does San Antonio boast a strong health care sector, it is also home to higher education facilities such as University […]
Heart Health and statistics you should know. What are healthy levels? What can you do to maintain a healthy heart? Merida Health Care Group wants you to be in the know so you can live a healthier, longer life.
Living with Congestive Heart Failure can limit the extent of your physical activities. Merida Health Care is here to help you get better and help improve your the ease of your day to day living.
At the end of our lives, what do we most wish for? For many, it’s simply comfort, respect, love. BJ Miller is a palliative care physician at Zen Hospice Project who thinks deeply about how to create a dignified, graceful end of life for his patients. Take the time to savor this moving talk, […]
For many Hospice is a blessing. Watching a loved one pass is difficult but hospice helps you and your loved one throughout that journey. Jeff Robinett, a Chaplain at Merida Hospice in Austin, TX, takes us on a journey down memory lane through his poem ” I Smell Bacon”. He reminds us all to […]
Recently Merida held an appreciation breakfast in Harlingen, TX in honor of our Hospice team.
There are a few misconceptions about hospice and palliative care. We break down these 5 myths about hospice and palliative care. There is a time limit on Hospice care. Many people believe that in order to receive hospice care a patient must be expected to live less than six months. This is not true. […]
Recently legendary blues musician, B.B. King, made headlines by announcing on his Facebook page that he was under hospice care at his home in Las Vegas. The Clarion-Ledger reports King was briefly hospitalized April 30th for the second time in a month. King, who was diagnosed with diabetes decades ago, was reportedly not eating and […]