Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been providing in-home and inpatient hospice care in our Danbury facility, as well as pediatric care and palliative care, for the past 35 years for New Haven families whose loved ones have a terminal illness.
Treating each patient with respect, compassion, and care, our services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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Regional Hospice has offered exceptions hospice and palliative care to patients in need for over 30 years. We want to make our patients in-home and inpatient care feel special and cared for as well as supporting the families who are going through this difficult time.
We have also built the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, Connecticut’s first and only private suite hospice center located in Danbury, CT. After decades of our good reputation as in-house carers, we open our doors to those in need.
We provide our New Haven County, CT patients with inpatient comprehensive care at our state-of-the-art facility in Danbury. We can’t wait to welcome you into our beautiful home.
Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides convenient and reputable hospice care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at your New Haven County home, nursing facility, or at our home, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing.
Speech, physical and occupational therapy are just some of the special services we provide to our patients. Physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers follow custom, personalized care plans to meet their needs for pain management and symptom control.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We work with symptom and pain management so patients reaching the end of their lives can enjoy themselves for a little bit longer. We support you and your family during this difficult time and treat the patient with compassion, peace and dignity.
Comfort Versus Curative
We offer comfort and support for patients suffering from a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less, (a disease that has run its normal course) or if a child is suffering from a life-limiting illness. It is our mission to treat your loved ones with respect during their final days.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Though anyone can request our hospice services, patients are admitted under a doctor’s orders, and are often referred by a hospital, clergy, family, friend or other home care agency. We offer an online hospice referral form on our website.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care should be affordable for everyone. At Regional Hospice and Palliative Care treats most major private insurance such as Medicare and Medicaid.
Whether your loved one lives in a house, assisted nursing residence or skilled nursing facility, we want to make sure patients are comfortable, wherever that may be.
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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. We provide trained volunteers who can give caregivers a break when needed. These compassionate volunteers can help with daily activities and errands, provide companionship, and share special skills.
Our Palliative Home Care Program allows people to live more comfortably with relief from the symptoms and pain of an advanced illness through specialized medical care and treatments for patients in New Haven County.
Palliative Home Care offers:
Anyone suffering from a serious illness can benefit from Palliative Home Care. We combine pain and symptom management, sometimes with curatives treatments, to help patients feel comfortable.
The Palliative Home Care Program works in collaboration with the care of physicians while allowing patients to actively seek their specialized treatments when symptoms are are interrupting one’s quality of life.
Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs provides physical, emotional, and spiritual support for New Haven families whose babies have been diagnosed with a terminal condition or have died. We help families go through the journey of pregnancy, labor, birth, life and remembrance with care and compassion.
Assisting with additional community resources, caring for babies at home, and perinatal care, are just several of the practices our healthcare professional team takes pride in.
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