For Patients and Families

Understanding Hospice Care

Upon receiving a diagnosis of a life-threatening illness, life as you know it takes a drastic turn. This shift doesn’t only affect the patient, but it also has a profound impact on family members and loved ones. Such a diagnosis inevitably alters your perception of the future. We aim to guide and support patients and their families in making informed decisions regarding hospice care as they navigate through the advanced stages of illness. We aspire to provide comfort and convenience during these challenging times through our exceptional hospice care services.

The Essence of Hospice Care

Hospice Care is a comprehensive approach that includes medical, emotional, and spiritual support for patients and families amidst a critical health situation. These situations typically involve a shortened lifespan due to illnesses like cancer, immunodeficiency, and other similar health issues without known treatments or cures.

Under these circumstances, the focus of care is on the unique hospice needs of the patient. The goal is to ensure the patient’s maximum comfort through pain management, symptom control, recreational activities, and other forms of care as recommended by their healthcare provider. We strive to bring meaning and quality to their remaining days.

The Hospice Care Professionals

Our Hospice Care team consists of:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Medical Social Workers
  • Spiritual Counselors
  • Nursing Assistants
  • Volunteers
  • Dieticians
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists

Who is Hospice Care For?

Hospice Care is primarily designed for individuals with life expectancies of six months or less. The care we provide is for those who have been diagnosed with conditions such as:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Disease
  • COPD
  • Liver Disease
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Renal Disease