comfort care hospice

How long can you get comfort care hospice? Hospice is intended for people with a life expectancy of 6 months or less (if the disease runs its normal course). If you live longer than 6 months, you can still get comfort care hospice, as long as the hospice medical director or other hospice doctor recertifies that […]
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palliative care

 What is Palliative Care? Dealing with the symptoms of any painful or serious illness is difficult. However, special care is available to make you more comfortable right now. It’s called palliative (pal-lee-uh-tiv) care. You receive palliative care at the same time that you’re receiving treatments for your illness. Its primary purpose is to relieve the […]
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