LANCASTER, Pa. – Compassus, a nationwide network of community-based hospice palliative, and home health care programs, has opened a new location in Lancaster. The hospice program serves patients and families in Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties.
“Our team is steadfastly committed to expanding access to and raising awareness of the availability of quality hospice care for those who qualify,” said Karen Myers, executive director of Compassus – Lancaster. “It is our goal to provide the greatest possible comfort and support to patients and families in Lancaster and the surrounding communities.”
Compassus’ mission is to provide high-quality hospice to patients and their families with compassion, integrity and excellence. The care team, which consists of physicians, hospice aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers, works together to meet the medical, emotional and spiritual needs of their patients, and is available 24/7. Hospice care is provided wherever the patient calls home, including their home, a long-term care facility or an assisted living facility.
Hospice is covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance companies.
For more information about Compassus – Lancaster please visit
compassus.com/philadelphia or call (610) 572-1965.