What is another word for hospice?

Pronunciation: [hˈɒspɪs] (IPA)

Hospice is a valuable resource for those who need end-of-life care, but sometimes people need alternative ways to describe it. Synonyms for this word include palliative care, hospice care, end-of-life care, comfort care, and supportive care. Hospice care is designed to provide comfort, support, and dignity to people who are nearing the end of their lives. It is a compassionate approach to care, and it emphasizes comfort, symptom management, and quality of life. Hospice care can be provided in a variety of settings, including in the home, in a hospice facility, or in a hospital. Whatever the setting, hospice care offers compassionate and supportive care to people who need it most.

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Usage examples for Hospice

Beyond, on the highest point of the peninsula of St. hospice, is a round tower, the remains of the fortifications razed by the Duke of Berwick in 1706. The more ancient crumbling masonry around belonged to a stronghold of the Saracens, whence they were driven in the 10th cent.
"The South of France--East Half"
Charles Bertram Black
From the hospice the road traverses several galleries, and passes by a mine of anthracite coal not far from the village of Lauzet.
"The South of France--East Half"
Charles Bertram Black
The whole of her property she gave to the poor; among other good deeds she founded a hospice for the shelter of the destitute.
"Women of Early Christianity Woman: In all ages and in all countries, Vol. 3 (of 10)"
Alfred Brittain Mitchell Carroll

Famous quotes with Hospice

  • So far things are going my way. I am known in the hospice as The Man Who Wouldn't Die. I don't know if this is true or not, but I think some people, not many, are starting to wonder why I'm still around.
    Art Buchwald

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