Hospice Services Include:


Care regardless of ability to pay, and without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex,
     national origin, or handicap.
Hospice will pay for basic medical equipment needed in the home such as oxygen, hospital bed,
     and wheelchairs.
Hospice will supply and pay for medical supplies related to hospice illness, such as: briefs,
     wound supplies, etc.
Hospice will pay for medications related to the Hospice diagnosis.

Familiar Faces....


 

   Physicians and nurses available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
   Dedicated on-call nurses with prompt response will be at your service 24/7.
   Social Workers will work with you assisting with any insurance issues and will help connect you

      to any community resources available.
  
Chaplains are there to provide you spiritual support or just companionship when needed, or to serve as a
         liaison to their faith community.  
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Volunteers will be there to help with any need the family has, such as running errands,
      light housekeeping and relief time, etc.
  
Personal care in the home by home health aides including housekeeping assistance.
   Nurses will visit weekly or as needed to assess a patient’s physical status and address any medical
      needs for the patient or family.
   Relief care for up to 5 days for the patient to allow rest for the caregivers.
   Inpatient hospice care for acute symptom treatment when needed.
   Pharmacy services are available 24 hours 7 days a week.
   Specialty consultations for hospice related problems such as, physical/occupational/ speech
      and dietary therapy. These services are provided for symptoms related to the terminal
      illness upon physician order, through arrangement with contracted agencies or individuals.
   Any patient with limited English speaking ability or a medical handicap will be provided assistance
      so that the same quality of service is received by all patients.
  Bereavement care and grief support for the family 12 months following the loss of a loved one.
  Counseling is available to all patients’ and their families.