A Patient’s Story About Hospice

hospice careApril 4, 2014 — Nancy Watkins, an editor and writer in Skokie, IL, tells her story about coping with her mother’s decision to enter hospice care. While many may feel that hospice care is one’s final resting point, Nancy’s mother felt that hospice was where she would finally have control over her own care.

Her story provides insight into the patient experience and makes the point that you can never be too prepared or plan too well for the end of life.