Home Based Hospice Care

Home Based Hospice Care from HomeHealth24x7®

By: HomeHealth24x7®  03-05-2016
Keywords: Aged Care, nursing care, Home Care

For many seriously ill patients, hospice and palliative care offers a more dignified and comfortable alternative to spending your final months in the impersonal environment of a hospital. Palliative medicine helps patients manage pain while hospice provides special care to improve quality of life for both the patient and their family. Seeking hospice and palliative care isn’t about giving up hope or hastening death, but rather a way to get the most appropriate care in the last phase of life. In addition to focusing on the physical health and comfort of a patient, hospice care also focuses on the emotional needs and spiritual well-being of the terminally ill and their loved ones. Since a hospice program offers substantial support and training for family caregivers, it also helps many patients feel less of a burden to their loved ones. The HomeHealth24x7® Halifax hospice team develops a care plan tailored to a patient's individual need for pain management and symptom relief, and provides all the necessary palliative drugs and therapies, medical supplies, and equipment.

Keywords: Aged Care, Aged Care Nursing, care giver, Elderly Care, Elderly Home Care, Geriatric Care, Home Care, Home Care Agency, in home care, Nurses & Other Medical Assistants, nursing care, palliative care, Private Home Care, senior care, Senior Home Care, Skilled Nursing Care

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You can reach out to your local HomeHealth24x7® coordinator with any questions you have about how home based health care may help your loved one. We will compare your needs to the qualifications, experience, and personality of our carers, to find the ideal person to assist.