4types-based on need
Hospice is generally provided to patients in their own home, (house or nursing home). This is called "routine" hospice care.
Respite hospice - when patients are in a nursing home for up to 2 weeks.
When suffering is bad there are 2 types:
continuous care -nurse is at bedside of patient for up to 3 days.
Inpatient hospice - in hospital or nh.