Today nearly 50% of American deaths take place under the care of hospice. With an average length of stay of nearly 70 days, patients and families have significant contact with hospice care providers and volunteers.
For funeral service professionals, taking time to understand the hospice professionals' needs and motivations can help you form long-term partnerships for the benefit of the families you serve. In our white paper How is Hospice Changing Funeral Service? Senior VP-Planning and Development Kim Medici Shelquist shares insights about how funeral service professionals can develop these meaningful relationships.