Hospice is comfort care.
(Those who know anything about hospice will agree with that sentence.)
At the hospice where I work, the mission statement is . . . to uphold the dignity and ease the suffering of the terminally ill while supporting their loved ones, and those who are grieving.
(Other hospices have a similar mission statement.)
What do you want at the end of your life?
Do you desire care focused on “comfort?” Do you hope to be treated with dignity and have your suffering eased? Would you want loved ones “supported” during the time of your dying and after your death?
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