Wingdale, NY Hospice Care

Providing comfort, care and compassion to those individuals who are challenged with life-limiting illnesses since 1983, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been recognized for our superior in-home and in-patient hospice care we provide. Our dedicated team of specialists provides high-quality palliative care and pediatric care to patients and families throughout Wingdale and many of its the surrounding towns.

Providing end of life care 24/7, our team takes pride in affording patients the compassion, peace and dignity needed in the final days of their lives.

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Palliative Care

For life-limiting and advanced illnesses, we take pride in the interdisciplinary approach we take to care and treatment and are focused on pain relief as well as mental and physical stress.

Pediatric Care

For families with terminally ill children, our specialists provide prenatal and pediatric hospice care and are steadfast in their commitment to helping families every step of their very challenging journey.

Inpatient Hospice

Our state of the art facility in Danbury offers private suites, gourmet meals, and accommodations for family members, in addition to care and treatment for loved ones.

Palliative Care

An interdisciplinary approach to specialized medical care and treatments for life-limiting and advanced illnesses with a focus on pain relief as well as mental and physical stress and providing a better quality of life.

Pediatric Care

Support and care for those families with children diagnosed with terminal conditions including prenatal and pediatric hospice care. We provide support that helps family members through their challenging experience.

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 Wingdale?

Since 1983 Regional Hospice has provided Wingdale patients with loving end-of-life kindness and care. Here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care we have contributed to a better quality of life for thousands of patients during their final days, whether in the comfort of their own homes or confined to nursing homes.

Whether a patient is located within their Wingdale home, at a nursing home or in an assisted living community, we ensure that in their final days patients are able to embrace the peace and dignity they deserve while we provide them and their family members with much needed emotional and spiritual support.

Our team of dedicated professionals, after so many years of hard work and planning, is proud of our newly constructed, private suite hospice center located in Danbury, CT. Our Center for Comfort Care and Healing is truly state of the art and strives to provide your loved ones and families with all the comfort and care they need.

In addition to our highly specialized, in hospice care and treatment we provide to our Wingdale patients, we also provide high quality care and comfort at our newly completed Danbury hospice center equipped with private suites and family accommodations.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides care and treatment to patients 24 hours per day, 7 days per week no matter where necessary treatment is rendered.

Our dedicated team of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers provides personalized treatment options that meet the individual needs of our patients. The treatment plans provided may include pain management, symptom control, speech therapy as well as physical and occupational therapies.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Our team of dedicated specialists offers the highest level of compassion to patients. Our goal is to provide your loved ones with the peace and dignity they so deserve. Our treatment plans focus on helping end-of-life patients enhance their overall quality of life in their final days.

Comfort Versus Curative
A child diagnosed with a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less as a result of a life-limiting illness deserves specialized hospice care that affords them a beautiful quality end of life. The team here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care stands ready to meet your child’s needs.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
There is no doctor’s referral necessary for patients to receive hospice care from any one of our dedicated physicians. Anyone who makes a request for our hospice care will be admitted. If a referral has been made, it can be made right on our website.

Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is truly affordable since the majority of private health insurance plans as well as Medicare and Medicaid provide Hospice care coverage for your loved ones. Hospice care gives you the peace of mind you need to know that your loved one can and will receive the specialized Hospice care they need.

Inpatient Hospice Care

Our Danbury Center provides patients and their families with the highest quality of care away from home. We give focus to the personal needs of all our patients at our Danbury Inpatient Hospice Center.

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)

At the Center, Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his kitchen support staff provide the highest quality gourmet meals for patients and their families when requested. Chef LeFebvre has been accepted by many as a beloved family member because of his overwhelming concern for patients.

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Palliative Care for Cortland Residents

Our Palliative Home Care Program provides relief from pain to help patients with advanced illnesses live more comfortably.

Palliative Home Care offers:

  • Nursing care to meet a skilled need for a serious or chronic illness
  • Pain and symptom management
  • Emotional and spiritual support for both patients and families through social workers and clergy
  • Other services like speech, physical and occupational therapy when needed

Palliative Home Care is often the care of choice by families of those who are suffering from an advanced illness, since it integrates effective pain and symptom management with curative treatment in order to achieve the highest quality of patient care.

The Palliative Home Care Program works in collaboration with your physician’s care and affords patients specialized treatment options. This program is ideal for homebound patients who suffer from uncontrollable pain symptoms and are in desperate need of some type of relief.

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs provide physical, emotional and spiritual support to those individuals with babies or young children who have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. We are here to help each and every one of our Wingdale families every step of the way from pregnancy, labor, and birth, to life, loss and remembrance.

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice specialized care and treatment program includes healthcare visits and ongoing support with perinatal care. Our program teaches families proper at home care of their babies or children and offers assistance with other available community resources.

We Assist With:

  • Prenatal support
  • Childbirth education and preparation
  • Developing individualized 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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Since 1983, the team of dedicated professionals here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been providing specialized care, comfort, treatment and compassion to individuals diagnosed with life-limiting illnesses as well as those individuals suffering from life losses. Our caring team supports Wingdale families and their loved ones by providing all the care and treatment they need. To learn more about our in-home treatment options or for more information about our Danbury in-patient Hospice Care Center be sure to reach out to one of our staff members today.