Hospice House


It's More Than Just A Place

Hospice House is:

Hospice House is a caring, supportive environment for patients and their families. It offers an opportunity to complete life in a comfortable home like setting.  Hospice House provides a combination of space to ensure privacy as well as support socialization.

Hospice House provides a specially trained staff in comfore care and symptom management.

The Hospice Team consists of:

*   Registered nurses, licensed practical nurses
    and certified nurse aides who are highly
   
skilled in end of life care.
*   Social services available to meet emotional
    and psychosocial needs. 
*   Staffing 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 
*   Ecumenical pastoral staff available 24 hours
    a day, seven days a week. 
*   House Parents provide family and friends with
    a listening ear and a compassionate heart.
*   Extensively trained volunteers are available. 
*   Medical Director provides medical oversight. 
*   Bereavement counseling

 

Levels of Care:

*  Inpatient Care - Patients in this category
   require skilled medical and nursing care due
   to unmanaged symptoms.  The care is directed
   at reducing discomfort and controlling
   symptoms.

Respite Care - This care is for short term
   stays (about five days) and is intended to
   give relief to caregivers who will resume
   home after the patient's respite stay.

*  Physicians are encouraged to follow their
   patients during the inpatient stay. Our Hospice
   physician is available to provide care during
   the inpatient stay. 

  • Hospice Care focuses on support of the patient
        and the family providing comfort measures in a
        calm, caring environment. 

  •  FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL: (785) 232-2044 OR TOLL FREE 1-866-394-3600

     

     

    Welcome to Hospice House. Our state-of-the-art facility provides patients with a comfortably decorated, homelike setting while receiving 24 hour care.
    Welcome to Hospice House. Our state-of-the-art facility provides patients with a comfortably decorated, homelike setting while receiving 24 hour care.