Home Care Services
Home care services are nonmedical services and assistance provided by a registered home care aide to a client who, because of advanced age or physical or mental disability needs assistance with activities of daily living. These services allow the client to remain in his or her residence and include, but are not limited to, assistance with the following:
Hospice Patient Services
Our Care Giving Team. An integrated team approach
Attending Physician: Remains the patient's primary care Physician and works as part of the hospice team.
Medical Director: Certifies the attending physician's prognosis, leads the hospice team in developing a plan of care. Provides consultation to physician.
Registered Nurse: Evaluates the patient's condition during regularly scheduled visits. Coordinates the plan of care and teaches the family about proper patient care, the use of medication and pain management.
Medical Social Services: Assesses social service needs of the patient and family. Provides counseling, assists in coping with anxiety, fear, stress, family conflicts, financial needs, depression, and concerns about death.
Spiritual Counseling: Our non-denomination Chaplain makes initial contact with each patient and family to assess and give spiritual needs. Works with clergy of their choice as a liaison. Provides assistance with funeral and memorial preparations.
Trained Volunteers: Provide non-medical friendly visits and respite to patients and families. They give needed emotional support and encouragement.
Eligibility requirements for Medicare and Medi-Cal Benefits will be determined when a patient meets the following criteria.
Who pays for the Hospice Care?
Hospice care concierge is a covered benefit under most private insurance plans including HMO's and managed care organizations.
In addition, hospice care concierge is a covered Medicare benefit, and in California is Medicaid benefit Private Pay Arrangements can be made for those who qualify.
Hospice care concierge also rely upon community support for both donations and volunteer staff.
Hospice care concierge is only a phone call away! Providing Compassionate Quality Hospice Care
Services for families includes:
Disclaimer: Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1973. Palliative Advocate, Hospice Care Concierge along with it's partners, does not discriminate in the employment of staff or the provision of Services on the basis of race, color, handicap, age, religious or sexual preferences. For more information please contact the Human Resources Director.