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WELCOME TO THE HOSPICE COMMUNITY: This Patient-To-Patient Community is for discussions relating to Hospice Care. The goal of hospice care is to provide comfort, relieve physical, emotional and spiritual suffering, and to promote the dignity of terminally ill persons. Topics discussed in this community are: Bereavement Care, Coordination of Care, End of Life Care, Family Support, Home Care, Inpatient Care, Insurance Issues, Pain Control, Respite Care, Spiritual Care, Symptom Control, When to Call Hospice.

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lexxiaDec 18, 2012
BrookitOct 22, 2012
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By Brookit Blank
Hello. Can u explain how "Hospice" work's and does it sometimes' work in different ways' as to the "rules?" I kno...
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By mswlotko Blank
I have a patient who resides in a nursing home (SNF). On hospice with Cancer of Colon. He fell and fractured his hi...
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By csrichie Blank
I'm currently in the process of trying to set up a program with the local hospice to provide support for children of ...
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BkittyJul 26, 2012
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By migdaw1 Blank
My husband does not have a terminal illness and is not in pain, but is slowly and steadily deteriorating at age 81. ...
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By siuna99 Blank
My mom 81 year had a second massive ischemic stroke two weeks ago that affected her left side, eyes sights, can't swa...
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ohcalcutagirlAug 25, 2011
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By aliciawake Blank
my father in law is 93 and in hospice care. he has Parkinson's and had a stroke several weeks ago. A week ago, he sto...
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mommy52Jun 25, 2011
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By pitboss Blank
i want to call hospice in for my sick mom but hospital won't release her records to me why?????????????
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MyownNov 21, 2010
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By MH Community Mgr Blank
Hi, Please join me in welcoming Hospice411 as your Community Leader for the Hospice Community. Hospice411 has ext...
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GeezLouize75Oct 13, 2010
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By chou124 Blank
my 94 yr old grandmother is recieving palliative care and has a pacemaker, how long does it usually take for death to...
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