Common Conditions for Hospice & Palliative Care Patients

Patients who have been diagnosed with a life-limiting illness and are expected to live for six months or less are eligible for hospice care. Some of the medical conditions appropriate to palliative and hospice care include:

To reduce stress and protect your heart, give yourself a 20 minute “time out” to slow down and rejuvenate. Relax your muscles with yoga stretches, deep breathing, or meditation.