Hospice Cares For Terminally Ill During Final Days : News Photo

Hospice Cares For Terminally Ill During Final Days

Credit: 
John Moore / Staff
LAKEWOOD, CO - DECEMBER 04: Hundreds of family members sing 'Silent Night' at a Christmas tree lighting ceremony to honor loved ones who spent their final days at the Hospice of Saint John on December 4, 2009 in Lakewood, Colorado. The non-profit hospice holds an annual ceremony where the names of those who have passed away while at the hospice are read aloud.The hospice accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay, although most are covered by Medicare or Medicaid. End-of-life care has become a contentious issue in the current national debate on health care reform. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
Caption:
LAKEWOOD, CO - DECEMBER 04: Hundreds of family members sing 'Silent Night' at a Christmas tree lighting ceremony to honor loved ones who spent their final days at the Hospice of Saint John on December 4, 2009 in Lakewood, Colorado. The non-profit hospice holds an annual ceremony where the names of those who have passed away while at the hospice are read aloud.The hospice accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay, although most are covered by Medicare or Medicaid. End-of-life care has become a contentious issue in the current national debate on health care reform. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
Calculate priceView cart
Date created:
December 04, 2009
Editorial #:
93972928
Restrictions:
Contact your local office for all commercial or promotional uses. Full editorial rights UK, US, Ireland, Canada (not Quebec). Restricted editorial rights for daily newspapers elsewhere, please call.
License type:
Rights-managedRights-managed products are licensed with restrictions on usage, such as limitations on size, placement, duration of use and geographic distribution. You will be asked to submit information concerning your intended use of the product, which will determine the scope of usage rights granted.
Collection:
Getty Images News
Max file size:
3,534 x 2,304 px (11.78 x 7.68 in) - 300 dpi - 1.49 MB
Release info:
Not released.More information
Source:
Getty Images North America
Object name:
59072211

Keywords

This image is subject to copyright. Getty Images reserves the right to pursue unauthorized users of this image or clip, and to seek damages for copyright violations. To learn more about copyright and Getty Images’ enforcement program, click here. Availability for this image cannot be guaranteed until time of purchase.
Hundreds of family members sing 'Silent Night' at a Christmas tree... News Photo 93972928Abundance,Ceremony,Christmas,Christmas Tree,Colorado,Day,Family,Final,Healthcare And Medicine,Honor,Horizontal,Lakewood,Lighting,Love,People,Singing,Tree,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2009 Getty ImagesLAKEWOOD, CO - DECEMBER 04: Hundreds of family members sing 'Silent Night' at a Christmas tree lighting ceremony to honor loved ones who spent their final days at the Hospice of Saint John on December 4, 2009 in Lakewood, Colorado. The non-profit hospice holds an annual ceremony where the names of those who have passed away while at the hospice are read aloud.The hospice accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay, although most are covered by Medicare or Medicaid. End-of-life care has become a contentious issue in the current national debate on health care reform. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)