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why is hospice located in skilled nursing facilities?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Outside too: Hospice can be on an outpatient basis. Skilled nursing home facilities also have hospice, they have couple more benefits like a sitter most of the day , pain medication regulation etc. Really not much of difference.
Answered on Jul 3, 2012

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