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National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

At the end of October, President Obama proclamed November to be National Hospice Month, which many have taken to mean National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. All this month, we hope you will join us and hospice and palliative care organizations and blogs to recognize all the hard working individuals "who allow the terminally ill to receive comfortable and dignified care."

So far, the month has gotten off to a rip-roaring start:

How are you celebrating National Hospice Month?

Posted on November 5, 2010 in Press Room

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