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:

Time is critical during a heart attack. The longer it takes to get treated, the more badly damaged the heart will be. Get to the hospital quickly by calling 9-1-1. Do not attempt to drive yourself.