The blessing of hospice

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Hospice care is provided at the end of life. End-of-life care is not discussed until it is needed. The average person knows the term but not what it really means until a terminal diagnosis is made. This article discusses the end-of-life issues faced by our mother and how it affected the entire family. The hospice home our mother lived in during the last 2 weeks and 1 day of her life showcased the best hospice has to offer in terms of physical, emotional, and spiritual support. © 2010 The Author(s).

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