Caring for a loved one can be stressful. It can interfere with your work, your personal relationships, and even your ability to care for your loved one. If you are struggling, hospice may be the answer. Hospice can provide comfort to your loved one, skilled care, and nursing visits. It can even help your family with things like supplies, equipment and hospice medications.
How Our Hospice Services Work Under the direction of a physician, our team of clinicians offers a special kind of caring that encompasses the medical, social, emotional, and spiritual aspects of treatment. Our hospice provides:
24/7 availability, nurse on call Having a nurse on call gives you peace of mind and a trusted resource that can relieve stress.
Medical equipment covered and delivered All medical equipment related to the hospice diagnosis is covered. And delivered
Prescriptions related to hospice illness covered With hospice, all medications related to the hospice diagnosis are covered under the Medicare Benefit.
Incontinence and other supplies covered All supplies related to the hospice diagnosis, such as adult briefs, are covered.
Emotional support and education One of the greatest benefits of hospice care for the caregiver is the emotional support and education provided by the entire hospice team. What Does Hospice Cost? Most of our hospice services are covered by Medicare, Medicaid and many private health insurance companies. You can also choose to pay privately, but you will never be turned away for inability to pay. Our staff can assist patients, families and physicians in determining eligibility and researching all available options.