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Advance Directives and Do Not Resuscitate Orders  External Link

A general overview of advance directives that includes descriptions and the legal implications for each type.... Details >

American Academy of Family Physicians  External Link

Compassion and Choices Home Page   External Link

This page has information for patients and their loved ones face the end of life with calm facts and choices of action during a difficult time... Details >

Compassion & Choices  External Link

Compassion and Choices: Internet Resources   External Link

This page has information on online resources covering comprehensive care at the end of life, control of pain and other symptoms, cancer treatments, bereavement, issues surrounding death with dignity,... Details >

Compassion & Choices  External Link

Find a Provider: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)   External Link

Locate hospice and palliative care programs and professionals for the terminally ill and their families within the United States.... Details >

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization  External Link

Hospice Consumer Information  External Link

A list of general information publications about hospice for consumers, available online and in print. Ordering information given.... Details >

Hospice Association of America  External Link

Medicaid Hospice Services

Hospice services assist people who are terminally ill. Eligibility, living options for Medicaid recipients, services covered only by Medicaid, and reimbursement are explained.... Details >

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Request a Dream: Dream Foundation  External Link

This site gives details as to how to submit a request for a dream through the online request form or from the Dream Foundation; it also provides guidelines for dream requests.... Details >

Dream Foundation  External Link