SPIRITUAL SUPPORT & COUNSELING
Clergy and other counselors are available to provide spiritual support and guidance to patients and their loved ones.
MEDICAL EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES
Wheelchairs, walkers, and other types of medical equipment and supplies are provided as needed to patients.
Does hospice shorten life expectancy?
No. Studies show that providing patients with the comfort of hospice can actually increase life expectancy.
Does hospice provide assistance for the loved ones of patients?
Hospice provides support services for family members and friends during the patient care experience. Following this experience, support services are available to survivors for a period of up to 13 months.
Can I select my hospice provider? If dissatisfied, can I transfer to another provider?
You have the right to choose your provider of hospice services. You may transfer to Aime if you are dissatisfied with your current provider.
Is my physician the only one who can refer me to hospice?
No. You or your family can inquire directly about hospice services. Simply contact one of our offices for assistance.
For more information regarding these and other services, please contact an Aime Hospice Care office near you.