Rhode Island Hospital’s nurses and doctors have been specially trained
in end-of-life care and wish to offer information to patients at the end
of life, and to their families and friends.
The information is intended to help answer questions, ease concerns and
provide comfort to our patients and their families.
Patients and Their Families:
The end of life is a confusing time. We have provided
information about signs and symptoms of approaching death, as
well as pain management, nutrition and hydration at the end of
Families and Friends:
Learn how to take care of yourself, how to deal
with and coordinate funeral or religious services, and where you
can find support groups.
Palliative Care Professionals: