Wendy Wank, Caring.com Expert


Wendy Wank is a palliative care nurse practitioner at Hospice by the Bay, in Larkspur, California.


Recently Published on Caring.com

My mother doesn't want to know how long she has to live, so how do I say the things I need to say before it's too late? — Nov 12, 2007
Everyone has her own way of dealing with death, and your mother is clearly coping with her illness and mortality by choosing to stay in the dark. This puts you and your sib...
How can we persuade my mother, who's caring for my dying father, to bring in hospice help? — Nov 12, 2007
Many people who've never had experience with hospice have misconceptions about what it means. Like your mother, many people believe that involving hospice in a patient's ca...