Hospice care is designed to give supportive care to individuals in the final phase of a terminal illness. Hospice focuses on comfort and quality of life, rather than a cure. Our goal is to enable patients to participate in their care as much as possible and to be comfortable and pain free.

The following services are available 24/7:

  • Complimentary informational evaluation
  • Insurance verification and authorization
  • 100% service coverage for Medicare A carriers
  • Patient/caregiver-directed plan of care
  • RN supervision of care
  • Skilled nurse visits at least weekly, more per patient need/caregiver request
  • Physician-directed care/Hospice Medical Director
  • Certified nursing assistants
  • Medical social workers
  • Spiritual counseling
  • Therapy: physical, occupational, speech (as appropriate)
  • Dietary consultation
  • Volunteers
  • Integrative therapy: music, therapeutic massage, pet therapy, compassionate touch, Healing Touch®, aromatherapy
  • Family support/bereavement care and counseling
  • Medication management and monitoring
  • Management of pain and other symptoms in order to improve quality of life
  • Community education and assistance
  • Pharmacy services, including pharmacist consultations

Levels of Hospice Care