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Hospice Basics Video Series

NHPCO and the National Hospice Foundation are pleased to offer a series of six short videos that look at the basics of hospice care. These videos were developed in collaboration with the Internet educator MonkeySee.com. In the few weeks following the initial release, these videos were seen several thousand times on the MonkeySee website. They are also available on NHPCO’s YouTube Channel.

Videos Available for Member Use

Current NHPCO members have permission to post the videos on their websites, YouTube pages, or other social media sites. Each video runs from 2 to 4 minutes and features an introduction by NHPCO President and CEO J. Donald Schumacher.

The videos may be embedded or linked as a series that include all six videos or posted/linked as individual video files.

All Six Videos as One File

Code to embed the YouTube playlist shown above - this includes all six Hospice Basics videos and plays them in sequential order.

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Code to Embed a Single Video from the Series

Understanding Hospice Care – An Introduction  (2:46) 
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What is Hospice Care? 2:02
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Types of Hospice Care Services  (3:27)
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When to Begin Hospice  (3:16) 
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Paying for Hospice Care  (2:25) 
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Choosing a Hospice(3:58) 
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Special Thanks

For allowing cameras and a film crew into their home, NHPCO and NHF extend special thanks to Mrs. Diane Smith, her husband, Bob, and their family. Additionally, our appreciation goes out to the nurse, social worker and chaplain from Gilchrist Hospice Care who cared for the Smith family and participated in the creation of this video series.