Palliative Care and Hospice Care Infographic


While these are not the only differences, this handy chart should be helpful in understanding some of the basic differences between Palliative and Hospice care. Palliative care does sometimes, but not always, become Hospice care, while Hospice care does sometimes, but not always, become Palliative care. It is good to understand the differences but also important to understand that it is not always a simple or easily defined line between the two.

If you have any questions about what type of care you are seeking or what types of care Sierra Hospice provides please don’t hesitate to reach out and ask, someone will be here to answer your questions and make sure that you are getting the care you need.

Link to the PDF: Palliative Care Vs. Hospice Care