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Milwaukee Hospice

Compassionate hospice care in Milwaukee

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Compassionate hospice care in Milwaukee

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Meaningful care begins with clear conversations about your needs and values. Managing complex symptoms is often the first step. Staying ahead of pain and other symptoms enables people to live at home with greater independence, dignity and quality of life.

Our hospice team also offers emotional, practical and spiritual support for patients and their families. Call us for a no-obligation consultation. We’re here to be a trusted source of information and care.

What Is Hospice Care?

Hospice care is a type of healthcare that aims to reduce suffering and promote comfort at the end of an individual’s life. Pain and any other symptoms are managed around the clock, and the hospice team focuses greatly on spiritual and emotional health as well.

The foundations of hospice include nursing care with an emphasis on managing symptoms, practical assistance, and emotional support. Caring for a loved one at home can be challenging. Our goal is to provide timely services to help your family make the most of your time together.

Hospice care provides:

  • Home medical equipment and personal supplies
  • Around-the-clock access to care
  • Management of complex pain and other symptoms
  • Hospice aide for personal care and light homemaking
  • Medical social services
  • Spiritual care and support
  • Physical, occupational, dietary, and speech therapies
  • Support from volunteers
  • Short-term inpatient respite care (relief) for family caregivers
  • Ongoing Grief counseling for the patient, family, and friends

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.

Your Benefits Include:

Care is provided wherever you call home, whether it be a hospital, nursing home, assisted living or your personal residence.

Where to Begin

Meeting your needs at every step

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