Hospice Benefits B95

Resolution and Position Statements
March 1, 1995

Resolution B95
Becomes Policy 1995

The American Medical Directors Association resolves to pursue a clarification of benefits to be offered in long term care settings; and be it further

RESOLVED, that the definition of terminal illness be better constructed by the Health Care Financing Commission to provide hospice benefits to nursing home residents truly in need of additional care to complete their lives.