Myths & Realities of Hospice Care
Over the years so much about hospice care has evolved, yet misconceptions still persist regarding how hospice works and how beneficial it can be. It is our goal to dispel the myths and share the reality of what hospice care is and how valuable it is for patients and their loved ones.
Below are some of the most common myths and the realities behind them.
(hover over the myths to find the realities)
Percentage of Patients by Principal Diagnosis NATIONWIDE*
Cardiac & Circulatory
Chronic Kidney Disease
*above statistics provided by NHPCO.org