California Hospice Services
– Skilled Nursing Care
– Pain and Symptom Management
– Social and Emotional Support
– Respite Care
– Physical / Speech and occupational therapy
– Dietary Counselling
– Bereavement Services
– Spiritual Consultation
– Medication, equipment and supplies
Registered Nurses are educated in palliative care and pain control, they work with patients to establish and maintain comfort as well as quality of life. Their responsivilities also include education of family members to provide better patient care for their loved ones.
Certified Nursing Assistant
Nursing Assistants are available to provide patients with bathing, personal and comfort care.
Medical Social Worker
Medical Social Workers provide individual and family counseling to help meet the challanges created by a terminal illness. The social worker aslo facilitates family communication, arranges support for caregivers, and helps to find financial and legal assistance.
Chaplains provide spiritual counselling for people of all faiths, planning service, and serve as a liason between the family and clergy in the community.
Bereavement Counselors offer a variety of services to the patient’s family to help with understanding of grief.
Hospice Volunteers are kind and compassionate individuals who support patients and loved ones by providing respite care and friendly visits.