What is Hospice Care?
Hospice is a special kind of care that focuses on quality of life for individuals experiencing a life-limiting illness. Hospice provides compassionate care to individuals in the last stages of disease, and ensures comfort, dignity, and respect are achieved during this difficult time.
The Hospice Philosophy accepts death as the final stage of life, it affirms life, but does not try to hasten or postpone death. Hospice care treats the person and symptoms of the disease, rather than treating the disease itself.
What is Home Health Home Health Care is services provided in the home by licensed health care professionals. Home Health assists individuals experiencing a illness or injury regain independence by providing services in their own environment.