WHY HOSPICE CARE?
According to a 2010 study in the New England Journal of Medicine, patients receiving early hospice care experienced less depression, had better quality of life, and survived 2.7 months longer. Catholic Community Hospice can play a key role in managing physical symptoms of a disease and supporting patients and families emotionally and spiritually.
An individual care plan is created and tailored to meet the needs and wishes of each patient and their family:
WHO PAYS FOR HOSPICE CARE?
Hospice care is covered by Medicare A, Medicaid, HMOs, Veterans Administration and many private insurance companies. Coverage generally includes team visitations, medications, equipment and supplies related to the terminal condition.
CONTACT US TODAY
If you or a loved one is facing a life-limiting illness, contact Catholic Community Health. Call (913) 621-5090 or email email@example.com to learn more. Informational visits are free and do not require a physician’s order.
WHY CATHOLIC COMMUNITY HOSPICE?
Our passion for hospice ministry is fueled by the desire to see patients met with a tangible expression of love, hope and compassion during one of life’s most vulnerable stages. Guided by the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Providers, we serve people of all faiths as they navigate the joys and sorrows experienced at end of life.
COMMITMENT TO COMPASSION
Catholic Community Hospice does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the grounds of religion, race, color, or national origin, or on the basis of disability or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities.