Hospice

Hospice Services

Compassionate Care for the Whole Family

Hospice

When a medical cure is no longer expected or a condition is considered life-limiting, Hospice is a way of taking control and living the remainder of your life as fully as possible. In partnership with your family and caregivers, our client-centered approach incorporates physical, emotional, and spiritual elements into your treatment plan, in order to honor as many of your wishes as possible. Specialized nursing care, home health assistance, nutritional guidance, mobility therapies, social work services, medication management, and pastoral care is available around the clock, 365 days a year.

Medical Director Oversight

A licensed physician assists the hospice team with establishing and supervising your personalized plan of care.

Hospice Nursing

Our Hospice nurses administer tend to your medical and physical needs, and help to coordinate all components of your treatment plan.

Social Work Services

Ongoing emotional and social support is available for hospice patients and their caregivers.

Pharmacy Consultation

Our nursing staff regularly monitors your medications and consults with contracted pharmacists, as needed, to help you be as comfortable as possible.

Nutritional Guidance

A Registered Dietician is available to address eating problems and help modify diets to meet your nutritional needs.

Volunteer visits

Specially trained Hospice volunteers offer companionship and camaraderie, as well as respite for caregivers.

Pastoral Care

Spiritual support, in a manner consistent with your beliefs and desires, is available through local clergy.

Bereavement Support

Counseling, support groups, volunteer visits, and information regarding the grief process is available to family and caregivers prior to and in the 13 month period following a loss.

Pet Therapy

Certified therapy dogs are available to visit with Hospice patients who would enjoy positive interaction with a pet.

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