Crown Hospice Cape Girardeau provides a special way of caring for patients facing end of life decisions. A medically directed program, hospice is designed to improve a patient’s quality of life helping to alleviate the family’s distress by providing loving care, eliminating pain, and easing the overall emotional, spiritual, social, and economic stress associated with end of life. The Palliative Care group’s interdisciplinary team of professionals and volunteers work closely with the family during illness, and through the bereavement period.
Through several decades of combined hospice experience, the Palliative Care group’s staff is able to facilitate support through loved ones and your specialized hospice staff. Your doctor leads a hospice team, while a registered nurse coordinates day-to-day care. Chaplains and Social Workers are available to counsel you and your family. Trained volunteers perform a wide variety of tasks as needed, such as providing companionship, light housekeeping, and running errands.
Palliative Care Services
The Palliative Care group provides exceptional care in the home or home-like environments, including nursing facilities. The core of hospice is a cooperative effort by family, friends, volunteers, and a team of professional caregivers working together to meet the patient needs. Crown Hospice provides the following services:
- Nursing Services
- Physician Services
- Pain Management
- Personal Care
- Counseling/Social Services
- Spiritual Services
- Therapy Services
- Caregiver Services
- Homemaker Services
Hospice is about living. Hospice neither hastens nor postpones death, but rather affirms life, emphasizes dignity, and enhances the quality of the remainder of a person’s life. So if you have any remaining question on why choose Crown Hospice, contact the Palliative Care group today.
Addreess: 2858 Professional Court Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5035
Phone: (866) 703-4801 (toll free)