Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been proud to serve those in the Carmel area who are suffering from life-limiting illnesses find comfort and peace. We offer our patients both in-home and in-patient hospice care located in Danbury, palliative care, and pediatric home care.
Our staff will treat your loved one with dignity, care, and love 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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For over 30 years our dedicated staff here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has supported patients and families in the Carmel area. We provide emotional, physical, and spiritual guidance for all of our patients. We can offer quality hospice and palliative care both in the comfort of our patients home or in our inpatient facility.
We carefully planned and built Connecticut’s only private suite hospice center, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing. We treat each patient with kindness and respect while staying with us.
After years of helping patients reduce their pain and symptoms in the comfort of their homes, we can now provide the same quality service in our new facility.
At Regional Hospice and Palliative Care we provide round the clock care and attention to our patient sin need. Whether it be at your Carmel home, nursing facility, or at our home, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing is available to you.
Physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers follow customized care plans based off of patients pain management needs and personal wishes. We also provide special services such as speech, physical and occupational therapy when needed.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We take pride in our connection between staff members and our patients. We treat everyone with kindness, compassion, and respect while they receive their end-of-life care. By combining symptom and pain management techniques we can help create a better quality of life for our patients.
Comfort Versus Curative
We strive to improve our patients quality of life. Our hospice services should be considered when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less has been determined, or if a child is suffering from an advanced illness.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
TThere are many different people who can refer patients to us, including physicians, friends, family, clergy members, and other health care agencies. Your loved one will be admitted to us under the direction of a physician.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurances, taking out the stress of providing quality hospice care for your loved one.
It is our mission to give you the hospice care you need, whether it be in your home, nursing home, or assisted living facility.
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You may receive our hospice care from a skilled nursing home or assisted living facility under contract with Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. Trained volunteers are ready to take over when a caregiver needs a break. They are happy and able to help run errands, provide companionship, share special skills, and offer certain therapies.
For some patients, hospice care is most convenient in our state-of-the-art facility. We understand the level of comfort staying at home brings, but receiving quality end-of-life care is sometimes necessary. Let our staff located in Danbury, CT provide you and your loved one with only the best treatment and care while sticking to their personal plan and wishes.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
Making our patients feel at home, is important to us. Access to comfort food is a great way to feel even more relaxed while staying with while staying in our facility. Our chef, Jonathan LeFebvre, and his kitchen staff are ready to create something delicious for you and your family.
Our Palliative Home Care Program allows patients to receive specialized medical care and treatments from the comfort of their own home, creating a convenient way to receive medical aid. This program aims at providing a higher quality of life for each patient.
Palliative Home Care offers:
Palliative can benefit anyone suffering from an advanced illness. We combine pain and symptom management, sometimes with curatives treatments, to help improve our patients quality of life.
In collaboration with other physicians, patients can seek out even more information and treatment options. This program is useful for patients who are homebound or are having difficulty controlling their symptoms.
We provide physical, emotional, and spiritual support to our families who have babies that are diagnosed with an advanced illness or have passed. Our staff is here to provide assistance and guidance from pregnancy to remembrance. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs have helped families in Carmel go through this experience.
Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care can help provide instruction on caring for your baby at home, connect you with experienced healthcare professionals, and give you a community resources for further support.
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For over 30 years Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has helped families throughout the Carmel area. Our compassionate staff treats our patients with kindness and respect. Reach out to us for more information on our services.