Hospice is a specialized type of care for those facing terminal illness. It addresses the patient’s physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs in the comfort of their own home or home-like setting. Hospice concentrates on managing the patient’s pain and other symptoms so that the patient may live as comfortably as possible. Hospice believes in quality of end of life. Hospice address the emotional and spiritual needs of the families and caregivers as well.