Are you the primary caregiver for an ailing loved one? You don’t have to do it alone. Sun Tree Hospice can offer assistance to ease the burden and give you the break you need for your wellbeing. Whether you’re looking for a few hours of help or more full time assistance, contact Sun Tree Hospice to discuss your needs and situation. We can share the responsibility to help you give your loved one the best care and comfort.
The hospice medical director directs the hospice team and plan of care. Individuals have a choice to keep their current physician involved as well.
SKILLED NURSING SERVICES
Our skilled Case Managers will supervise patient care, medications, and education. They coordinate the individuals needs with the entire team of providers and support services.
HOSPICE AIDE SERVICES
Our hospice aides provide many services based on each individuals needs. Personal care includes companionship, bathing, and assistance with dressing and eating.
The social worker connects patients and their loved ones to resources in the community while providing emotional and psychosocial support.
SPIRITUAL CARE SERVICES
A spiritual care counselor is available to individuals and families. Support is based on the highest regard for the individual’s core beliefs, world view, and faith.
All medications pertaining to the individual’s primary hospice diagnosis or those meant to alleviate pain and associated symptoms are fully covered by the Hospice Benefit.
MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES
This includes items like an adjustable bed, wheelchair, wound care supplies, and skin care supplies – at no cost to the patient and family.
BEREAVEMENT AND VOLUNTEER SUPPORT
Provides grief support services for
loved ones and respite time for caregivers.