Palliative Care


Hospice covers far more than end-of-life care

The Cambrian | March 30, 2016 Many of us have either used or know of someone who has been grateful for the services of the local hospice. I have a couple of friends right now who are volunteers for this…





4 Types of Hospice Care

Concordia Lutheran Ministries | March 23, 2016 Hospice care is specialized healthcare for terminally ill patients that is intended to ease their pain and allows them to live the rest of their lives in comfort. When most people imagine hospice,…



Hospice Care: What You Need to Know

MassMutual | March 23, 2016 Hospice care is an important option for families to consider when a loved one has been given a diagnosis of six or less months to live. But whether hospice or palliative care is the right…


Hospice: helping lives reach their end

Lillian Palmer for Green River Star | March 16, 2016 There is a row of long vertical wooden frames that line the hallway in the Hospice of Sweetwater County office. Within the frames are lists of names, separated by years….


Hospice Does Not Replace A Patients Primary Physician

The Hospice Insider | March 17, 2016 Hospice does not replace a physician. Patients can keep their referring physician involved throughout receiving hospice care. Once a patient enrolls in hospice care, they do not require that a patient change physicians…