Your hospice coverage also includes other important support services:
Medication and medical equipment related to your hospice diagnosis and needed for your comfort care is covered at no cost to you. Medical equipment typically available includes oxygen, a hospital bed, a wheelchair, commode and shower bench.
On-call registered nurses available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer questions and offer needed support if there are unexpected changes. Based on information you provide, the nurse will determine if an immediate visit is needed.
Complimentary therapies to enhance your comfort and quality of life such as Reiki, comfort touch, music and pet therapy.
Community grief support groups for family and friends through The Program for Grieving Children and Teens, the Pathways Through Grief and Guidance Through Grief Adult Programs.