Frequently Asked Questions

Hospice care is a specialized approach to end-of-life care that focuses on providing comfort, support, and quality of life to individuals with serious illnesses. It aims to enhance the well-being of patients and their families during this sensitive time.

Individuals with a terminal illness or a prognosis of six months or less to live, as certified by a physician, are typically eligible for hospice care. Eligibility criteria may vary based on the specific circumstances of each patient.

No, hospice care is not limited to a specific age group. It is provided to individuals of all ages facing terminal illnesses. The focus is on providing comfort, dignity, and support, regardless of age.

Hospice care includes a range of services such as pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support, medical equipment, counseling, and assistance with end-of-life planning. The goal is to address all aspects of a patient's well-being.

Yes, hospice care can be provided in the comfort of a patient's own home. This is known as home hospice care and is designed to offer personalized support while allowing patients to remain in familiar surroundings.

The hospice interdisciplinary care team consists of professionals from various disciplines, including medical professionals, counselors, social workers, spiritual advisors, and volunteers. This team collaborates to provide comprehensive care.

Hospice care provides not only medical support but also emotional and spiritual assistance to patients and their families. Families receive guidance, counseling, and resources to navigate the challenges of caregiving and grief.

Spirituality is an essential aspect of hospice care. Our chaplains offer spiritual support based on your beliefs and values, providing solace and comfort during this profound time.

To learn more about our services or to start receiving compassionate care, please contact us via phone or email. Our dedicated team is here to answer your questions, provide information, and guide you through the process.

Yes, the majority of insurance companies recognize the importance of hospice care and include it as a covered benefit. This assurance enables you to concentrate on your well-being and the comfort of your loved ones during this significant period. Emperor Hospice's dedicated team stands by your side, guiding you through insurance-related concerns and ensuring a smooth hospice journey. Our commitment to transparent and supportive care ensures that you receive the finest support without undue financial burden.