Life-limited patients and their families have been receiving comfort, care, and compassion from Regional Hospice since 1983. Expect superior in-patient hospice care and superior palliative care and pediatric care in our Danbury location.
It’s our honor to provide all patients kindness, peace, and respect they deserve in their last days. We offer specialty care and treatment services 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
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Starting in 1983, Regional Hospice has provided exceptional end-of-life care to Briarcliff Manor patients and has supported their family members. Our specialty care and treatment help many hospice patients have a better quality of life. The same care will be provided to patients confined to a nursing home or assisted living facility.
No matter if your location is in a skilled nursing home or assisted living residence, we strive to give our patients the experience of tranquility and respect they deserve at the end of their lives. We give phenomenal emotional and spiritual support to families to help them through this hard time in their lives.
We are also pleased with our newly constructed private suite Hospice Center in Danbury, CT. This Center for Comfort Care and Healing is state of the art, and loved ones and families can expect comfort, kindness, and remarkable care. Hospice patients require care and comfort away from their home and the Center for Comfort Care and Healing in Danbury offers this through private suites and various other family accommodations.
Regional Hospice provides care and treatment to patients 24 hours of every day, 7 days a week no matter your location. Our team at Regional Hospice consists of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides, and trained hospice volunteers devoted to personalizing treatment plans that are designed to meet the individual needs of our patients. Treatment plans consist of pain management, symptom control, speech therapy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Providing compassion, peace, and dignity to all hospice patients with superior care and treatment is our goal, which allows 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 need compassionate, specialized hospice care and treatment. Regional Hospice gives this specialized care patients need with comfort.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Referrals are not necessary with Regional Hospice. All patients who reach out for our hospice will be accepted and are cared for by one of our physicians. Want to submit an online referral? This can be done on our website.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care and treatment are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most health insurance plans. This usually brings comfort to many families when trying to provide their loved ones with all the kindness, care, and comfort they need in their final days.
Is 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 where patients are provided with superior care away from home and their specialized needs are met.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
A Multitude of Amenities
Accommodations for family overnight stays
Emotional & volunteer support.
24/7 Palliative-care-trained medical physicians and APRNs
Complementary therapies (massage, Reiki, music & Pet Partner program)
Gourmet meals are prepared by Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his devoted culinary team and offered to hospice patients and their families. Patients welcome him as a beloved family member because he is dedicated to both end-of-life patients and their families
The focus of our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs is on Briarcliff Manor families with babies or children diagnosed with life-limited illnesses. Physical, emotional, and spiritual support to all can be found in care plans. Our team is dedicated to assisting loved ones and family members through all steps from pregnancy, labor, and birth, to life along with loss and remembrance.
The specialized Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice treatment plan includes routine healthcare visits and perinatal support and provides families with instructions on proper care for terminally ill babies or children in their Briarcliff Manor home. We also can assist you with various other community resources.
We Assist With:
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
Regional Hospice has offered excellent and specialized care, comfort, treatment, and compassion to patients with life-limiting illnesses starting in 1983. We know this is a challenging time, so we provide comfort, compassion, and guidance to family members. For more information about Regional Hospice, our treatment options, or to learn about our in-patient Hospice Care Center in Danbury, contact us today.