Resources for Providers

Printable Resources to Share with Patients

Hospice Care FAQ's
Palliative Care FAQ's
Advance Care Planning FAQ's
POLST FAQ's
Three Components of Hospice Care
Choosing Hospice: A Consumer's Guide
Family Caregiving at Life's End

Printable Resources for Physicians

Physician's Guide to Hospice Care

Books, Podcasts, and other Media

Recommended Books
Recommended Podcasts

Websites/Organizations

Advance Care Planning

BeginTheConversation
The Conversation Project
Honoring Choices Minnesota
The Stanford Letter Project
Five Wishes

Hospice and Palliative Care

Center to Advance Palliative Care
Get Palliative Care
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association 
Moments of Life (NHPCO)
Palliative Care Network of Wisconsin (PCNOW) 
The Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition of Minnesota (PPCCMN)

End of Life

Aging with Dignity
Americans for Better Care of the Dying
Growth House
Minnesota Coalition for Death Education and Support (MCDES)

Pain Management

American Pain Society

Hospice Regulations--Federal

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Hospice Regulations--State

Minnesota Department of Health--Patient, Resident, and Home Care Bill of Rights
Licensure Rules
Minnesota Administrative Rules--Hospice Services

Minnesota Health Organizations

LeadingAge Minnesota
Care Providers of Minnesota
Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging
Minnesota HomeCare Association
Minnesota Medical Association
Senior LinkAge Line®