Aging care: Hospices seek better image.

Aging care: Hospices seek better image; New nursing home database released Several news flash organizations cover issues related to end-of-life and long-term care . The Boston Globe: Hospices SELLING The Public On Their Care People often have one regret about hospice treatment: that they didn't get it sooner. The hospice system has been caring for ill patients and their families for decades terminally; 42 % of the 2 2.4 million Us citizens who passed away last year were under hospice care at the final end. ProPublica created Nursing House Inspect to permit users to easily search through the reams of reviews, looking for styles or particular problems.