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  1. Arti says:

    Hospice is designed to provide care for people who are likely to die within six months, if their disease
    progresses at its expected pace. According to the 2015 article Quality of Hospice
    Care: Comparison Between Rural and Urban Residents, rural hospice patients and their families were more
    likely than their urban counterparts to report high levels of satisfaction with overall care and pain and
    symptom management. According to Perspectives
    of Rural Hospice Directors, rural hospices and palliative care programs face financial challenges, which
    can be acute and hard to resolve. According to the 2015 article Quality of Hospice
    Care: Comparison Between Rural and Urban Residents, rural hospice pa

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