Welcome to the Hospice Care page. Here you will find information and resources on topics relating to Hospice Care.
Information about Hospice Care
Advance Care Planning
Contains important information on the Advance Health Care Directives and Prehospital Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) Forms.
Handbook For Mortals -- Excerpts
A book offering guidance and support on issues relating to serious illness, medical concerns, death and dying, and coping with loss.
Care at the End of Life -- This link includes information on End of Life Care including making decisions about receiving End of Life Care, CPR and mechanical ventilation, artificial hydration and nutrition, and stopping kidney dialysis. Make sure to look under “health tools” in the blue navigation bar.
Loss of a Loved One
Grief and Grieving -- This link includes specific information on helping children, teens and older adults who are grieving. Make sure to look under “health tools” in the blue navigation bar.
Grief and Loss
Find answers to questions you may have regarding medications.
Find links to external Web Sites on issues relating to home care, elder care, online support groups, and more. Find out more information on classes at a local Kaiser Permanente facility.