Programs that may provide a full range of palliative and supportive services for terminally-ill people who are in the final stages of illness and for their families. Services may include medical care, pain and symptom management, home nurse visitation, case management, counselling, and bereavement services for the patient and members of the family. A hospice may be a freestanding facility, a unit in a hospital or other institution, or a program of a hospital, agency or institution. Programs vary between organizations.
Palliative Care / Hospice
Determind at initial visit
Family advice, patient comfort company, Persons with dementia are eligible to receive service, service can be provided, in client’s home, by healthcare professionals, and by trained volunteers in dementia care,
Minimum of hours per visit (if service is provided at home), is as requested by client.