| Posted On Apr 10, 2014 | By:

The Most Common Myths about Hospice Care

At Atrius Health, measurably improving the health of our patients is at the heart of our mission. When the unfortunate situation arises and a patient is diagnosed with a terminal illness, our goal shifts to providing the best quality of life for the patient and their family by relieving symptoms, providing emotional and spiritual support and engaging in advance care planning. To that end, VNA Care Hospice joined Atrius Health in 2012, and VNA Hospice Care joined in 2013.

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| Posted On Nov 26, 2013 | By:

Atrius Health Submits Comments on Proposed End-of-Life and Palliative Care Regulations

In 2009, the Massachusetts Expert Panel on End of Life Care, established by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS), conducted a comprehensive review of the issues surrounding end-of-life care both nationally and in the Commonwealth. It concluded that Massachusetts residents nearing the end of their lives often do not receive the care that they want or need and are unaware of the full range of care options, including hospice and palliative care services.

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