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Children's Hospice International


Contact Information

Executive Director
1101 King Street
Suite 360
Alexandria, VA 22314

1-800-242-4453 (Voice - Toll-free),
703-684-0330 (Voice),
703-684-0226 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Abstract

Children's Hospice International (CHI) was founded in 1983 as a non-profit organization to promote hospice support through pediatric care facilities -- providing support and resources for children with life-threatening conditions and their families. CHI also provides education, training and technical assistance (such as international conferences) to the health care professionals who care for this patient population.

Publications

CHI has a number of publications devoted to home care, palliative pain and symptom management, the development of hospice care services and related subjects. The information provided in these publications is intended to assist the clinicians, parents, volunteers, or any other person caring for a child with a life-threatening condition and their family.

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Notes

10.05.11. problems with links not working at site - re-check in a month -DK

Audit

Date Entered: 6/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/5/2013
Date Revised: 8/7/2006 10:54:21 AM
Health Referral Number: HR2039
Accession Number: DP91A0587

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