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January 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Jan2009, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p8
The article discusses the acceptance of gifts by hospice nurses, aides and therapists. It is said that the size and type of gift given by the patients and their families may put hospice nurses in a position of being accused of theft. According to Attorney Elizabeth E. Hogue, the best policy is that no employee can accept a gift worth more than $25.


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