Hospice organizations have an obligation to protect and promote the rights of their patients.
The largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States.
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Provides oversight of hospice programs through the regulations and survey of Missouri hospice licensure and Medicare Certification.
Home Health/Hospice Hotline: 800-392-0210 (used for filing complaints)
Life Choices: a publication provided by Office of the Missouri Attorney General to assist with planning for end-of-life needs.
A program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), is a national consumer and community engagement initiative to improve care at the end-of-life.
Spanish Helpline: 877-658-8896
Offers a wide variety of services and resources to support the legal work of our members and to educate the public, teachers, and the news media.
Assists lawyers, bar organizations and others who work with older clients and their families.
Has the ultimate goal to ingrain the hospice concept into pediatrics that it isn’t considered a separate specialty, rather, an integral part of health care for children and adolescents.
Raises and responds to ethical issues in health and health care.
“Put It In Writing,” an advance directive is your life on your terms.
Document helps you express how you want to be treated if you are seriously ill and unable to speak for yourself.
Free evidenced based easy-to-read advanced directives for most states in English and by next month they will also be up in Spanish!