Questions To Ask When Choosing a Hospice Provider

Questions To Ask When Choosing a Hospice Provider

If you’re looking for a hospice provider for your loved one, you want to find the best possible care for them. It can be overwhelming emotionally to look around for the best care and you’ll likely have numerous questions, but the experienced caretakers at Jansen Hospice are ready to help you find a hospice care plan right for your loved one.

Questions You Should Ask a Potential Hospice Provider

  • What services do you offer? Different hospice facilities will offer different services and it’s important to find one in line with your loved one’s needs. At Jansen, we offer a variety of services including physical therapies, support groups, spiritual counseling, bereavement counseling, and experienced medical staff.
  • Do you offer round-the-clock service? When your loved one is undergoing hospice care, whether at home or in a facility, you’ll want the comfort of 24/7 support as questions arise. We have support staff ready to take your call 24/7 and assist with whatever your needs are.
  • Is there support for friends and family members? As your loved one goes through hospice care, they often aren’t the only ones in need of care. Friends and family members can have a difficult time with the transition, but we’re here to help. We offer group therapy, bereavement services, and other counseling services.

What Sets Jansen Hospice Apart

At Jansen, you and your loved one will be treated as part of our family. We’re here to support you in whatever way we can and make this transition as smooth as possible. We are ready to answer any of your questions and meet your medical and emotional needs in the process.

Read a review from one of our past family members:

“This place and the workers are truly a blessing. I can never repay them for the help and support that they gave me with my mom.While no other company wanted to take my moms case they were the only ones willing to take it. They stood by me thru all the trails and tribulations and I could’ve never done that transition without them eternally grateful”

To learn more about how our hospice providers can help your loved one in their final stage of life call 914-787-6158 or click here.

End of Life Care in Larchmont NY

When your loved one is nearing the end of their life, you want to find the best possible care for them. It can be exhausting emotionally, mentally, and financially but the experienced professionals at Jansen Hospice are here to help you find care that suits your loved one’s needs.

Our End of Life Care Services in Larchmont NY

The Jansen team works closely with each patient’s primary care physician to meet their medical, emotional, and spiritual needs.

  • Hospice and Palliative Care– Hospice provides palliative care for patients to manage their symptoms, thereby reducing suffering and pain, managing emotional needs, and providing comfort to enhance the quality of life.
  • Bereavement– We offer bereavement services to the loved ones of each patient. We’re here to support you through this time in any way we can.
  • Therapy– We offer several therapies including physical, occupational, and speech therapies, as needed for symptom management. We also offer group counseling to family members who are in need of support.
  • Ongoing support– Our team is here to help you with 24-hour on-call services and assistance, so we are always available for our patients and their families.

The Experience we have with End of Life Care

Jansen Memorial Hospice opened its doors in January of 1984. We bring the gift of dignity and hope to families in Westchester and Bronx counties. For over 35 years, the care provided by our nurses, social workers, doctors, aides, therapists, and volunteers has truly been immeasurable and invaluable to those we serve. We’re dedicated to helping you find the right treatment and support for your loved one and help you know you’re not alone.

End-of-life hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance plans. Jansen has provided exceptional hospice care to everyone in need of it, regardless of financial resources since it was founded.

To learn more about the end-of-life care services we offer click here.

 

 

This place changed everything for my family. We struggled with caring for my mom at home for 5 years and when they arrived it was like angels singing... Our social worker - Jody and our RN Violeta - made my mom comfortable and cared not only for her, but for our family as if we were their own. They were kind, compassionate and knowledgeable. I HIGHLY recommend them!!!

— Jody