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.
Anyone requiring palliative care including persons with dementia.
Etobicoke south of Rexdale Blvd
Palliative Care / Hospice
Rate dependent upon assessement. Minimum of 3 hours per visit.
Special rates available to veterans upon approval from Veterans Affairs.
Personal care, transferring, bathing, toileting. Monitoring of health status including vital signs, administering medications, IV therapy as required. Supplementing hours when LHIN isn’t available.