Confronting a life-limiting illness can be an overwhelming, scary experience; not only for the patient but for their loved ones as well. During this difficult time, Assure Hospice Care is here to help.
We offer hospice in Los Angeles, California centered on the patient’s and family’s goals, needs, and wishes. Our devoted team of professionals provides personalized care and support while aiming to minimize symptoms and pain, allowing the patient to spend more quality time with their loved ones.
Our Hospice Services
We offer the following hospice services:
Hospice Medical Director
Our hospice medical director ensures that the hospice team is supported and that the care goals set for each patient are achieved, ensuring that every one of the patient’s care wishes is followed.
When a patient is dealing with a critical illness or is nearing the end of life, our hospice chaplain can address the patient’s spiritual needs.
Our skilled nurses are highly-trained in pain and symptom management. They are available around the clock for any change of condition.
Assistance with Daily Living Activities
We offer assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) during Hospice Aides visits.
Counseling and Community Services
Resource referrals provided by our Social Workers.
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services
We offer physical, occupational and speech therapy services as needed.
Our dietitians can offer nutrition counseling, ensuring that the patient’s nutritional needs are addressed. They can perform a nutritional evaluation of the patient, offer recommendations for nutrient intake, and educate patients and family regarding hydration/nutrition issues.
General Inpatient Care
We provide general inpatient care while in a hospice skilled nursing facility as needed for pain control and symptom management, as well as respite for family or caregivers.
In-Home Continuous Care
We provide in-home continuous care as necessary for crisis situations.
Hospice doesn’t end once your loved one passes away. We offer bereavement counseling for family members who are finding it difficult to cope after their loss.
Here, we provide answers for some of the most frequently asked questions about hospice care:
What is Hospice?
How is Hospice Care provided?
Is Palliative Care the same as Hospice Care?
Does Hospice Care Make a Difference?
How is a Patient Admitted to Hospice Care?
How is Eligibility for Hospice Care Determined?
- Having a terminal Illness
- Seeking palliative care and comfort
- Residing within geographical boundaries
Who Pays for Hospice Care?
- Private Payers
No Discrimination Policy
Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Assure Hospice Care does not discriminate in the provision of services on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability or age.
Helping You Live Life to the Fullest
Seeking hospice care doesn’t mean that you are giving up hope. It simply means that you want your loved one to live their best life possible, free from constant pain. Let us be there for you and your family.