Home Bound Healthcare Hospice adheres to the philosophy that individuals and their families/friends, who are facing end-of-life or life-limiting illnesses, must have access to qualified and compassionate medical, spiritual, emotional, and ethical care that:
Respects and supports their choices;
Upholds their right to control and direct the course of their care in order to achieve the highest quality of life possible; and
Maintains the individual’s right to die with dignity in accordance with the patient’s and family’s definition and perception of dignity.
Providing nursing, medical social work, spiritual counseling, bereavement and volunteer services to those individuals within its service community who are facing a life-limiting illness;
Assuring that its services are supportive of patient and family choices;
Supporting each patient’s highest quality of life through symptom management, pain relief and emotional care to the greatest extent possible.
Home Bound Healthcare Hospice services are delivered by a team of highly skilled professionals dedicated to provide quality patient care and family support. Unlike many other agencies, Home Bound Healthcare Hospice is able to offer continuous care to clients.
Home Bound Healthcare Hospice has designated an interdisciplinary team which, in consultation with the patient’s attending physician, prepares a written plan of care for each patient.
Medical Appliances, Supplies and Equipment
Drugs and Biologicals
Short-Term Inpatient / Respite Services
Short-Term Inpatient / Acute Services
Physical Therapy Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Speech / Language Pathology Services
When a cure is no longer possible, Home Bound Healthcare Hospice recognizes that a peaceful and comfortable death is an essential goal and that intensive palliative care focusing on pain relief, comfort and enhanced quality of life within the framework of resident choice,
is a desired goal for the terminally ill.
THE MISSION OF HOME BOUND HEALTHCARE HOSPICE IS DRIVEN BY THE CONCEPT THAT THE DYING PROCESS IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF THE LIFE CYCLE THAT SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACTS NOT ONLY THE PATIENT, BUT ALL MEMBERS OF THE PATIENT’S FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
MEDICAL SIGNS THAT YOUR LOVED ONE MAY NEED HOSPICE CARE
PROVIDING END OF LIFE CARE BY
EMPOWERING DECISIONS AND SUPPORTING CHOICES