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Hospice, Dementia, and Quality of Life. Now We Know.


In 1983, Medicare first designed the hospice benefit around the needs of people with cancer. Over the years, hospice increasingly served patients with a diversity of diagnoses. Hospice is Very Common in Dementia. Quality of Life / Quality of Death in Hospice.

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Episode 26: How Do I Help The Caregiver?

Living With Hospice

Every once in while, we discover that a dear friend or family member is cast into the role of being a caregiver for someone who is in an end of life situation. In this arena, a journey of end of life, they typically crash and burn within a few months.

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