Dealing With The Challenges Package


For the Patient & Primary Caregivers

4 Calls or Visits up to 1 – 2 hours each



Discussions center around:

  • Symptom Management advice
  • Home Visits and Bedside Care for those located within 30 miles of La Crosse, WI
  • Medication prescribing and management in person or via telemedicine is states where
    Dr. Yaeger is or can be quickly licensed
  • Discussions about the impact of medications and whether they could shorten or prolong life
  • Discussions about the need for a feeding tube versus careful hand feeding
  •  Advice about discontinuing unnecessary medications.
  •  Information about:
    •  Hospice versus Palliative Care Services and when to ask for these services
    •  How skilled nursing home care intersects with hospice care
    •  What to expect during the dying process based on the specific disease process involved