Hospice as continuation of care, not just end of the road

July 2007
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2007, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p82
The article focuses on the benefits which hospice offers to their patients in the U.S. According to Richard Payne, director of the Duke Institute on Care at the End of Life at Duke University Divinity School, patients at end of life who may benefit from the offerings of hospice faced problems on how to qualify for Medicare hospice benefits. The changes to the hospice programs are also mentioned.


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