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Kansas City Hospice

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Compassionate hospice care starts by truly understanding your unique needs and values. We are here not just to provide assistance but to listen empathetically, ensuring that every moment of life becomes as meaningful as possible. Our Medicare-approved services extend beyond the individual to embrace the entire family, offering both practical and emotional support throughout the entire hospice journey.

Feel free to reach out to us 24/7 to explore your options in Kansas City, Missouri; we are dedicated to helping you make well-informed decisions during this challenging time.

Kansas City hospice patient

What is hospice care?

It’s a specialized healthcare approach designed to alleviate suffering and enhance comfort as an individual approaches the end of life. Our dedicated team works tirelessly, providing around-the-clock management of pain and other symptoms, with a profound focus on the spiritual and emotional well-being of the patient.

At the core of hospice care are nursing services that prioritize symptom management, practical assistance, and emotional support. We understand that caring for a loved one at home can be demanding, and our mission is to offer timely services that enable your family to make the most of your precious time together.

Hospice care encompasses a range of services, including home medical equipment and personal supplies, 24/7 access to care, management of complex pain and symptoms, hospice aides for personal care and homemaking, medical social services, spiritual care, and support, as well as various therapies and respite care for family caregivers. Ongoing grief counseling is also provided for the patient, family, and friends.

Our dedicated team, consisting of professionals across various disciplines, ensures that hospice care is delivered at four distinct levels, all aimed at preserving dignity and providing comfort at life’s end.

Your Benefits Include:

Importantly, our care is flexible and can be provided wherever you call home, be it a hospital, nursing home, assisted living, or your personal residence surrounding Kansas City.

Hospice is Medicare Benefit You Have Earned

Did you know that hospice is fully covered by Medicare? That’s right, you can rest assured that nursing services, medications, supplies and equipment are covered when there is a diagnosis requiring hospice care.

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Ascension at Home, together with Compassus, provides professional care in the familiar surroundings of the home. We work with you and your doctor to get you back on a path to recovery and better health.