Putnam County Hospice provides a special kind of care for a terminally ill person of any age and their families. Hospice services are available in private homes, nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
These services include:
Skilled assessment of patient's condition with focus on pain control and symptom management.
Along with the patient's primary physician, a medical director coordinates the medical management of the patient.
Personal Care Aides
Assist patient and families with activities of daily living.
Provided by members of your community dedicated to helping you and your family in a variety of areas such as personal visits, relieving caregivers and bereavement support.
Assist patient and family with psychosocial/nutritional/financial/emotional support to cope with the impact of illness.
Coordination with the family's own religious network to provide spiritual support.
Provides bereavement support for up to thirteen months following the patient's death through individual and family visits, social support groups and resource material.