Hospice: What is it and when is it for you? (CNN) Most of us would prefer to put the thought of hospice and end-of-life care as far out of our minds as possible.
True, the health problems that make a person need hospice care — terminal illness — are never reason to celebrate. “
[But] hospice is not about giving up. It’s about living as fully as possible with your condition,” said Jon Radulovic, a spokesperson for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, a nonprofit membership organization made up of hospices and hospice providers.