Home Hospice Care
Hospice of Stanly & the Uwharrie provides a full spectrum of hospice care in patients’ homes, assisted living facilities, long-term care facilities or in Atrium Health Stanly. Hospice patients are as active as possible in their care decisions, choosing where they want to live and when they want to receive services.
Our home care program focuses on caring for, not curing, terminal illness. Our team-oriented approach provides a range of family services to help make life easier for everyone, including medical consultation, skilled nursing care, pain management through medication, hospice aides, coordination and delivery of medical equipment, and counseling and emotional and spiritual support for patients and their families.
Nursing Home/Assisted Living
Hospice of Stanly & the Uwharrie works closely with long-term care facilities in our area to provide services to patients in need of end of life care. We coordinate with facility staff to develop a plan of care focusing on comfort and quality of life.
Costs for hospice services in long-term care facilities are usually covered by Medicare or other insurance. We are proud of our ability to deliver quality, compassionate care to residents in nursing homes and our team will strive to ensure that patients and families receive the maximum benefit available through hospice services.
Hospice of Stanly & the Uwharrie works closely with Atrium Health Stanly to help families keep their loved ones comfortable as they near end of life in the hospital setting. We coordinate with hospital staff to develop a plan of care focusing on comfort and quality of life.
Costs for hospice services in the hospital setting are usually covered by Medicare or other insurance. Our team strives to ensure patients and families receive the full benefit possible from hospice services in the hospital environment.