Benefits of Hospice

Hospice care focuses on making the best — and most — of whatever time is left.

  • Improved quality of life
  • Twenty-four-hour on-call availability of hospice nurse
  • Independence and comfort
  • Greater pain and symptom control
  • Reduced anxiety, fear and loneliness
  • Opportunities to reunite and celebrate with family and friends
  • Control over end-of-life decisions
  • Supports from an interdisciplinary team of trained hospice professionals
  • Family-centered approach
  • A more dignified, peaceful death in the comfort and privacy of home