What is hospice?
Hospice is a compassionate, specialized healthcare service
designed to provide comfort and support to patients with a life-limiting illness. Hospice provides support to the patient and family by caring for physical, psychological, and spiritual needs without performing life-saving procedures.
Who is part of the hospice team?
The hospice team is comprised of physicians,
nurses, social workers, therapists, nursing
assistants, chaplains, equipment suppliers, and volunteers.
What hospice services are available?
Physician Home Visits
Medical Social Services
Holistic Therapies (such as massage, aromatherapy,
therapy, and therapeutic touch)