Hospice

United States, 1978

Film
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This film is about a new concept in caring for the terminally ill. Staff members explain how they help their patients on a day-to-day basis, trying to make life for the patient as easy as possible, free of physical and emotional pain, and with constant care attention given in a home-like atmosphere.

Credits

producer

Mary Drayne

production company

CBS News

Duration

00:12:50:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1978

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

32863

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Death - Psychological aspects

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Health

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Hospital care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Palliative care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Patient care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Terminal care

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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