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When should a decision about entering a hospice program be made, and who should
Should I wait for our physician to raise the possibility of hospice, or should I
What if our physician doesn't know about hospice?
Can a hospice patient who shows signs of recovery be returned to regular treatme
What does the hospice admission process involve?
Is there any special equipment or changes I have to make in my home before hospi
How many family members or friends does it take to care for a patient at home?
Must someone be with the patient at all times?
How difficult is caring for a dying loved one at home?
What specific assistance does hospice provide home-based patients?
Does hospice do anything to make death come sooner?
Is caring for the patients at home the only place hospice care can be delivered?
How does hospice manage pain?
What is hospices success rate in battling pain?
Will medications prevent the patient from being able to talk or know what's happ
Is hospice affiliated with any religious organizations?
Is hospice care covered by insurance?
If the patient is eligible for Medicare, will there be any additional expenses t
If the patient is not covered by Medicare or any other health insurance, will ho
Does the hospice provide any help to the family after the patient dies?
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