Halcyon MythBuster Series

Three Common Hospice Myths

Halcyon MythBuster Series: 3 Common Hospice Myths And The Facts That Prove Them Wrong This month, Halcyon Hospice based in Atlanta, ...

Three More Hospice Myths

Myth #4: Hospice Over-medicates Patients This is a popular and persistent myth, even in the medical community. At the core of this myth ...

Caregiver’s Guide to Hospice

If you have been a family caregiver for a while, you probably have been through a lot of transitions. Maybe your family member was in ...

Frequently Asked Questions

Caring Connections provides answers to some frequently asked questions such as: Will I have my own hospice team and how often will they ...

How and When Does Hospice Start?

Begin Hospice Care Anyone can inquire about hospice services. You or your loved one may call a local hospice and request services. The ...

What Is Hospice?

When medical care cannot offer a cure, hospice provides care, comfort and support for persons with life-limiting conditions as well as ...
Is Pallative Care the Same as Hospice Care?

Is Palliative Care the Same as Hospice Care?

There is often confusion among patients and families about the difference between palliative care and hospice care. This is not ...
Hospice Agencies can Handle Hurdles

Hospice Agencies can Handle Hurdles

While hospice use in the United States is growing, there are challenges for patients, families and hospice agencies when it comes to ...
Hospice Care

What Is Hospice Care?

What is hospice care? Is it the right fit for my loved one? The Hospice Foundation of America defines hospice simply as “a special ...
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