Hospice care at home
Living Your Life to the Fullest
Living with a progressive illness can often be frightening, frustrating and confusing. By accepting hospice, you do not have to walk this journey alone.
Hospice Southwest's multi-disciplinary staff work with you and your family to create a plan of care specific to your own wants, needs and goals. We also change this plan as needed. You and your family, rather than the disease itself, become the center and the focus of care. Working together, we can ensure that you receive comprehensive care and symptom management in an atmosphere of compassion, dignity and grace.
Continuing Your Life at Home
Did you know that Medicare and Medicaid allow many hospice services at home? Some of these services include:
- Home visits by registered nurses
- Home visits by social workers and counselors
- Home visits by health aides
- Home visits by volunteers
- Chaplain services;
- Family counseling services during hospice care
- Palliative physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech pathology
- Dietary consultations
For more information about hospice in-home services, please call (360) 696-5100.