The official U.S Government site for Medicare
Medicaid is available only to certain low-income individuals and families who fit into an eligibility group that is recognized by federal and state law. Medicaid does not pay money to you; instead, it sends payments directly to your health care providers. Depending on your state’s rules, you may also be asked to pay a small part of the cost (co-payment) for some medical services.
Tricare is the health care program serving Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families worldwide.
Our mission is “To promote quality hospice and palliative care throughout Georgia by providing information, education and advocacy.” We are committed to helping everyone with an interest in or a need for hospice, palliative or end-of-life care find information and access to services through this avenue.
NHF supports the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s quality and research initiatives; hospice/palliative care provider education activities; consumer engagement and caregiver services; and the FHSSA Impact Fund.
Hospice Foundation of America provides leadership in the development and application of hospice and its philosophy of care with the goal of enhancing the U.S. health care system and the role of hospice within it.
Founded in 1997, the American Pain Foundation (APF) is an independent nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that serves people affected by pain. APF speaks out for people living with pain, caregivers, health care providers and allied organizations, working together to dismantle the barriers that impede access to quality pain care for all.
For patients and families facing a life-threatening illness.
This website is intended to serve as a resource for people considering hospice for themselves or for their loved ones. Hospice patients, hospice caregivers, and family members will find helpful hospice-specific information on this site.
NAHC is the nation’s largest trade association representing the interests and concerns of home care agencies, hospices, home care aide organizations, and medical equipment suppliers. Simply put, NAHC is the one organization dedicated to making home care and hospice provider’s lives easier.
Here we describe hospice care, which provides humane and compassionate care for people in the last phases of an incurable disease so that they may live as fully and comfortably as possible.