Terminally ill patients aren’t the only people who benefit from hospice. Family members do too—in more ways than one.
When Mark A. Ruszczycky’s ailing mother-in-law was living with him and his wife, they decided against hospice, he recounts in The Denver Post. But their decision complicated the day of death.
“In Colorado, when a patient dies at home and is not under hospice, the procedure is to call 911,” he writes. So when the time came, …Read more ›