Hospice-care patients live up to 29 days longer or more on average than non-hospice terminally-ill patients.
Days on Average Hospice Patients Live Longer
Months Longer Lived with Palliative Care
Patients who received palliative care lived, on average, almost two months longer than those who received standard care.
Percent of Patients Leave Hospice-care
15 percent of hospice patients graduate out of hospice care in better condition than when they entered.