This article appeared in Caring, October 1986, pp. 32-34. At the time of writing Linda Clark and Doris Thayer were at Western Kentucky University and Beverly Cook was regional director of nursing at Prima Care Home Health of Kentucky and Tennessee.


After the death of the hospice patient, the family can provide valuable information for the evaluation of hospice care and services. A family evaluation form facilitates this evaluation.


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