Questions to Ask a Hospice Before Admission

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Questions to Ask a Hospice Before Admission

It is imperative that you interview a hospice agency before entrusting yourself or a loved one to its care. All hospices are not the same. The services one hospice provides may be very different than those provided by another hospice.

Also, the philosophy of a hospice agency is vitally important. A hospice that respects the sanctity of life, that truly abides by the founding principles of hospice—to maintain dignity, to increase quality of life, and to provide comfort and pain control—is a safe haven for patients in need of expert end-of-life care.

Unfortunately, the aim of many hospices has shifted from helping patients who are dying to helping patients die more quickly. Because hospice marketers will tell you what you want to hear, you must do your homework.  Get details here.

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