Provides both home and inpatient care to terminally ill persons. Services are provided by physicians, nurses, social workers, certified health aides, chaplains, therapists, and trained volunteers.
Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson counties
Call to arrange services or for more information. After a physician referral is received, patients will be asked to sign consent and insurance forms, similar to the type that patients sign when entering a hospital.
Physician referrals are required. Hospice will contact the patient's physician to make sure that he or she agrees that hospice care is appropriate for the patient. In general, the physician must give a life expectancy of six months or less.
Hospice services in the home care program are available for patients who don’t have the resources to pay or are not eligible for insurance.
People who are in need of hospice or palliative services