Doctor sees need for more public awareness efforts

11/20/2012 | Columbia Daily Tribune (Mo.)

A lack of patient awareness around the availability of hospice leaves services severely underutilized, and November is a good time to address that because it is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, writes Dr. Jerry Bruggeman, associate medical director of Hospice Compassus in Columbia, Mo. Hospice services can increase quality of life and survival. "With greater awareness, better understanding and more open dialogue, we can bring quality hospice care to more people who need it," Bruggeman writes.

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