Skirball Hospice

A Program of the Los Angeles Jewish Home Providing Hospice and Palliative Care

Call 877.774.3040

For Family Members

The following are some helpful links for individuals and families who wish to learn more about the experience of hospice, coverage and legal resources for hospice care, and informational resources for specific conditions and diseases.

The Experience of Hospice

National Institute for Jewish Hospice
National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization

On Our Own Terms a PBS Special with Bill Moyers
Printed Guide
Website

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Hospice Net comprehensive overall information

Coverage and Legal Resources for Hospice Care

Medicare
Medicare Hospice Publication the official booklet
Caring Connections information on Advance Directives
Medline Plus Health Information from the National Library of Medicine

Resources for Specific Diseases and Conditions

American Cancer Society
The National Alzheimers Organization
American Lung Association
American Heart Association

For further information about programs and services of the
Los Angeles Jewish Home

Los Angeles Jewish Home

The Los Angeles Jewish Home