Forbes published “How to Choose Hospice Care” from Next Avenue contributor Liz Seegert. The story is part of a special report from The John A. Hartford Foundation. Seegert describes the roles of home hospice, hospital-based care, and stand-alone facilities. It also provides patients and families questions to consider including: Is the hospice Medicare certified? Is the hospice nationally accredited? Has the facility or agency been cited in a negative way in the last few years by a state or federal oversight agency? Are the hospice’s doctors and nurses certified in palliative care? (Forbes, 12/4,