Hospice and Palliative Support

Palliative and hospice-related caregiving for terminally or chronically ill individuals is sensitive in nature and requires utmost professionalism, experience, and grace. Our caregivers are committed to providing assistance focused on comfort, dignity, and empathy during this phase of a patient's health journey.

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Compassionate Care

Our compassionate CNAs (Certified Nurse Assistants) and hospice caregivers attend to the physical and emotional needs, providing support and assistance 24 hours a day (including holidays) supplemental to medical hospice services. This type of care is also not reserved for in-home care, and can occur at an individual's residence, rehabilitation centers, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living or even specialized outpatient clinics. In many instances, private insurance policies, Medicare and Medicaid may also help with some of the expenses.

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Palliative and
Hospice Care

Our agency and staff recognize and respect the diversity in religious and cultural differences within our community, as well as different family dynamics. We strive to pair the client with a compatible caregiver to match the physical and emotional needs of each client. In addition, Care Indeed is committed to maintaining client privacy and confidentiality.

  • Heart Failure
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Care services may include

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    Toileting, incontinence
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    Bathing, dressing, grooming, and hygiene
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    Mobility, ambulating and transferring
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    Meal preparation and shopping
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    Picking up medication prescriptions
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    Assistance with pet care
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    Writing letters and correspondence
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    Monitor, communicate:

    updates, concerns, changes and needs to authorized parties routinely

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    Provide emotional support
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    Advocate on behalf of client needs and requests

What is the difference between hospice and palliative care?

While hospice support usually centers around addressing end of life challenges, the goal of palliative care is to improve quality of life – both short term and long term. Regardless of the stage of any type of condition or illness, palliative care may be recommended to provide the patient – and loved ones – with the support they need. As the team of specialists works together, curative measures still continue and care focuses more on increasing comfort, relieving pain from symptoms and minimizing the stress that stems from a chronic illness.

While many individuals turn to palliative care when a family member or loved one is diagnosed with a life-threatening or long-lasting illness, the care is also helpful for individuals seeking a cure for a condition. Patients are encouraged to be in complete control of the care plan and voice concerns and preferences. As a result, all family members, caregivers, and physicians devise a plan that is best suited for the needs of the patient.

Finding the Support and Care You Need

A physical illness or disease can affect individuals at any stage of life and age. In some cases, the symptoms may be mild, but many disorders can also be life-threatening.

This is why support and care are essential at the onset of any type of discomfort. And, a team effort ensures that you – or a loved one – will navigate chronic conditions in comfort.

Tap into resources from local and national organizations to boost your knowledge of how the disorder affects everyone involved and to also identify coping skills. In addition, lean on caregivers, such as the qualified staff from Care Indeed, to help with daily living, while coordinating care.

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