There are many myths about hospice care. One myth is that a hospice will discontinue all the medications that the patient has been taking. This is simply not true. The hospice nurse and doctor will review the medications and determine which are most helpful at this time of life. Some medications may be eliminated, and others may be added in order to promote maximum comfort for the patient.
Choosing a hospice program can be challenging. Fortunately, the Houston area offers many hospices from which to choose. If you or a loved one needs hospice care, simply use the list of hospice providers below. This complete listing of hospice providers in the area includes brief descriptions of what each hospice program offers.