The Gilchrist Blog
The goal of our blog is to provide you with comprehensive and inspiring information about issues that are important to our continuum of care. We also share the latest news about Gilchrist, highlight our work in the community, promote upcoming events, provide program-specific information and offer ways you can help – either by volunteering or fundraising.
Many people put off healthcare decision making, especially if they are relatively young and healthy. But the COVID-19 pandemic is a reminder that serious illness
When grieving the loss of an adult sibling, many find that their grief is largely unacknowledged by others. This is referred to as “disenfranchised grief,”
Like all those working on the front lines of healthcare during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Gilchrist music therapy team has had to quickly adapt
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many services for the seriously ill, including Gilchrist’s We Honor Veterans program. Because of the virus, Gilchrist has temporarily
However long the night may last, there will be a morning.–African Proverb We’re facing a difficult time in our history as the world copes with the coronavirus.
May 6 through May 12 is National Nurses Week. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Gilchrist is grateful for our brave nurses now more than ever. Our
As the largest serious illness and hospice organization in Maryland and one of the few with a dedicated inpatient unit, Gilchrist has quickly responded to