Hospice Services

Services are provided by a skilled interdisciplinary team to assist patients and families through the difficult journey of a terminal illness. These services are provided by Montgomery Hospice to all patients, including the uninsured and under-insured.

Services include:

  • Nurses on-call 24 hours a day/7 days a week
  • Physicians specialized in hospice/palliative care who oversee medical needs
  • Nurses (RNs) trained in end-of-life care that coordinate and provide bedside care
  • Hospice Aides (CNAs) available to assist with personal care if needed
  • Social Workers (MSWs) to address patient and family practical needs and provide counseling
  • Spiritual counselors that provide emotional and non-biased spiritual support for patients and families
  • Volunteer to provide companionship and support (if family requests)
  • Bereavement counselors available for up to 13 months free of charge
  • 5-Day Respite Care (as needed)
  • Comprehensive pain management
  • Acute, comprehensive pain and symptom management
  • Caregiver training for family caregivers
  • Medications and treatments to control pain and other symptoms related to the terminal, hospice diagnosis
  • Medical supplies and durable medical equipment as needed, directed by the plan of care

 

Direct Admissions Referral Line: 301-637-1888 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 7 days a week)

Or, call 301-921-4400 any time, any day.

 

(Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

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