We have established and are operating under heightened infection prevention protocol at this time. Our staff are all outfitted with personal protective equipment in order to ensure that our staff, our patients and their families are protected. Know that we are keeping ourselves up to date with local Department of Public Health, guidelines from the CDC, WHO and CMS as they are evolving during this challenging time. We are also working with skilled nursing facilities and residential care facilities to follow their protocols as well as our own. We emphasize that our priority is keeping everyone safe.
Our infection protocol officer is available to answer any questions by calling our hotline (619) 756 7096.
Hospice is a routine part of medicine, representing an important resource in the completion of good medical care. Yet only a minority of dying patients receives hospice care. Of those that do receive hospice, past experience shows that nearly one half of all patients are admitted too late for it to be fully effective.
We have included the following illness-related guidelines for your review. However, if you have any questions about the appropriateness of referring your patient to hospice, or would like to schedule a consultation, please don’t hesitate to call us at (619)756-7096.
If you are wondering when to start hospice care for yourself or a loved one, now is the time to call Art of Hospice Care.
A team of experts is standing by to answer your questions.