Considering hospice care for yourself or a loved one?
There are many questions and emotions surrounding end-of-life care. Educate yourself on hospice by exploring some frequently asked hospice questions. Click on a question below for more information.
What is hospice care?
Hospice care is a specialist form of care which provides support to patients and their caregivers affected by an advanced, life-limiting illness.
What are Advance Directives?
An advance directive is a legal document that outlines how you would like medical decisions to be made on your behalf if you become unable to make them yourself.
A Brief History of Hospice Care
Hospice care has been a form of end-of-life care since the 11th century, but the modern approach has only existed since the late 1960s.