Our Services

At Compassionate Care Hospice, we focus on proactive, palliative intervention, individualized care and improving the patient’s quality of life.

Services We Offer

Our goal is to enable patients with a terminal illness to have an alert, pain-free life and to manage symptoms regardless of their ability to pay. Services include:

  • Physician Care
  • Nursing Care
  • Social Work Services
  • 24-Hour On Call Registered Nurse
  • Triage Nurse
  • Emergency Visits
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Music Therapy
  • Pet Therapy
  • Nutritional Support
  • Personal Care
  • Spiritual and Grief Counseling
  • Bereavement Support

Medications

Compassionate Care Hospice provides the medication, to manage the pain and symptoms related to the primary illness, ensuring your overall comfort. Upon admission, we will create a list of your current medications (including any over-the-counter medications, herbal remedies, and vitamins). We will then compare this list to the medications prescribed by your physicians. Our staff will continue to compare the compiled prescription list to the ongoing and new medications that are ordered and administered or dispensed to you while under our care. This will be done to resolve any discrepancies and ensure symptom management and comfort.

Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies

CCH provides the durable medical equipment, and supplies, to manage the pain and symptoms, related to the primary illness, ensuring overall comfort and safety. Some examples are:

  • Wheelchairs
  • Walkers
  • Specialty beds
  • Alternating pressure and/or low air loss mattresses
  • Bed alarms
  • Oxygen setup and extra tanks
  • Trach care supplies & equipment, including high humidity trach care
  • Fall mats, for patients who are at risk of falling
  • Hoyer lifts
  • Safety rails and pads
  • Adult protective undergarments and bedside commodes
  • Wound care supplies
  • Disposable gloves

Signature Services

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Cardiac Connections is a heart failure program, operated by Compassionate Care Hospice. It serves patients and the medical community in recognizing the unique needs of individuals suffering from end-stage heart disease. Breaking the cycle of emergency room visits and hospitalizations is often a primary goal of this population and their physicians. Cardiac Connections can provide proper management, of what can often be painful and complex symptoms, resulting from end-stage heart failure. This program is overseen by our full time Certified Nurse Practitioner, who also makes patient visits.

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Pulmonary Connections is an end-stage lung disease management program, operated by Compassionate Care Hospice. Pulmonary Connections serves patients and the medical community in recognizing the unique needs of individuals suffering from a variety of chronic pulmonary diseases. As with Cardiac Connections, breaking the cycle of ER visits and hospitalizations is often a primary goal of the Pulmonary Connections program. This program comes with the expertise of a Respiratory Therapist, who also makes patient visits.