IS HOSPICE RIGHT FOR YOU (OR YOUR LOVED ONE)?
A General Guide to Hospice Eligibility
Often the need for hospice care is not obvious, or the caregiver is too close to the patient to effectively observe and evaluate small symptom changes that are not alarming by themselves, but when combined, they show that the patient is experiencing a decline in their overall health, their level of comfort, and their ability to function. Here are some signs to watch for:
HAS THE PATIENT:
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