Bedford Hills, NY Hospice Care

Since 1983, comfort, care, and compassion have been given to patients with life-limiting illnesses by Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. We give exceptional in-patient hospice care and remarkable palliative care and pediatric care in our Danbury location.

We take great pride in providing all patients with compassion, tranquility, and respect they deserve in their last days. Our specialty care and treatment services are offered 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

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Inpatient Hospice

Our newly opened, state of the art Inpatient Hospice Care Center in Danbury offers inpatient hospice care with has private suites, family accommodations, and gourmet meals made especially for loved ones and their families.

Palliative Care

Our interdisciplinary approach to palliative care offers relief from pain symptoms and treatment for mental and physical stress to life-limited patients with advanced illnesses.

Pediatric Care

Our services also include prenatal and pediatric hospice care for babies and children. We aim to assist families and loved ones with their day to day challenges while giving patients a better quality of life.

Our Patients’ Stories

Beverly Dieringer

The qualities that she adored about White Ironstone China could also be said of her: she is strong, practical, and has a classical elegance.

A Very Special Visit

Victor Clarizio, visited Pegasus Therapeutic Riding, which was a day to remember for Victor and all the people who love and care for him. Read more about this meaningful day.

In Memoriam to Karl

Karl was an amazing individual who helped so many in the community.  He was a tireless and unassuming advocate for the charitable causes he believed in.

Who We Are and Why We Serve Bedford Hills

Exceptional end-of-life care has been provided to Bedford Hills patients and support has been given to their family members by Regional Hospice and Palliative Care since 1983. Many hospice patients have had our specialty care and treatment for a better quality of life. The same care is given to patients in a nursing home or assisted living facility.     

Are you in a skilled nursing home or assisted living residence? No matter your location we strive to give our patients the experience of peace and respect they are deserved at the end of their lives. Our phenomenal emotional and spiritual support helps families through this hard time in their lives.

We take great pride in our newly constructed private suite Hospice Center located in Danbury, CT. This Center for Comfort Care and Healing is state of the art, and comfort, kindness, and remarkable care will be given to loved ones and families. Care and comfort away from home are required for hospice patients and the Center for Comfort Care and Healing in Danbury offers this through private suites and various other family accommodations.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

24 hours of every day, 7 days a week, care and treatment are provided to patients by Regional Hospice and Palliative Care no matter your location. Dedicated physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides, and trained hospice volunteers make up our team at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. They are devoted to personalizing treatment plans that are designed to meet the unique needs of our patients and consist of pain management, symptom control, speech therapy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We strive to provide compassion, peace, and dignity to all hospice patients with exceptional care and treatment to allow for a better quality of life in their final days and weeks.

Comfort Versus Curative
When patients are diagnosed with a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less or a child is diagnosed with a life-limiting illness, they require hospice care and treatment that is compassionate and specialized. Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides this specialized care with comfort.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
You won’t need a referral when working with Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. Every patient who reached out for our hospice will be accepted and given care by one of our physicians. Online referrals can be submitted on our website.

Hospice is Affordable
Medicare and Medicaid cover hospice care and treatment. Most health insurance plans cover this as well. This brings comfort to many families who are trying to give their loved ones the compassion, care, and comfort needed in their final days.

Inpatient Hospice Care

When in-home care is not suited for your loved one, we are proud to offer inpatient hospice care at our new Center for Comfort Care and Healing located in Danbury. Here patients are given excellent care away from home and their specialized needs are met.

The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:

  • 12 private suites

  • A Multitude of Amenities

  • Accommodations for family overnight stays

  • Gourmet Meals

  • Emotional & volunteer support.

  • 24/7 Palliative-care-trained medical physicians and APRNs

  • Complementary therapies (massage, Reiki, music & Pet Partner program)

Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his devoted culinary team make gourmet meals for hospice patients and their families. Patients see him as a beloved family member because of his dedication to both end-of-life patients and their families.

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Perinatal & Pediatric Care

The goal of our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs is to focus on Bedford Hills families with babies or children diagnosed with life-limited illnesses. Our care plans include physical, emotional, and spiritual support to all. Our team is committed to assisting loved ones and family members through all steps from pregnancy, labor, and birth, to life along with loss and remembrance.

The specialized treatment plan for Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice includes routine healthcare visits and perinatal support and instructions for families on proper care for terminally ill babies or children in their Bedford Hills home. We also can provide assistance with other community resources.

We Assist With:

  • Prenatal support

  • Childbirth education and preparation

  • Developing customized birth plans to establish personal desires and needs

  • Coordinating discharge of baby to home, when appropriate

  • Creating cherished keepsakes and photographs

  • Preparing for memorial services and funerals

  • Facilitating support groups for parents, siblings, and others

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Superior and specialized care, comfort, treatment, and compassion have been offered by Regional Hospice and Palliative Care to patients with life-limiting illnesses since 1983. We understand how challenging this time is, so we give comfort, compassion, and guidance to family members. To get more information about Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, our treatment options, or to learn about our in-patient Hospice Care Center in Danbury, call us today.