NHPCO (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization) and the National Hospice Foundation have provided this series of six short videos that look at the basics of hospice care.  The series is also available on NHPCO’s YouTube Channel. Each video runs from 2 to 4 minutes and features an introduction by NHPCO President and CEO J. Donald Schumacher.

Understanding Hospice Care – An Introduction (2:46)

What is Hospice Care? (2:02)

Types of Hospice Care Services  (3:27)

When to Begin Hospice  (3:16)

Paying for Hospice Care  (2:25)

Choosing a Hospice (3:58)