What Are Hospice and Palliative Care?
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What is the meaning of the word hospice and the word palliative? Many believe a hospice is a place where people die. Others simply associate the word with death and feel uncomfortable. Those who have used hospice and palliative care think of them as caregiving in the finest tradition: care that is both competent and compassionate-care provided to people facing death by people unafraid to face death.