Hospice agency provides more than mixed agency

March 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Mar2009, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p36
The article reports on the study finding that hospice-only agency could provide more services to patients than mixed agency. The study used the data from the 2000 National Home and Hospice Care Surveys involving 393 mixed agencies and 367 hospice only agencies. It was found that hospice-only agencies compared to mixed agencies could offer more types of services which include volunteers, social services, and physician services.


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