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McLeod Hospice Services

What services are available?

  • Regularly scheduled visits by RN's, social workers, and chaplains
  • Home health aide/homemaker services
  • 24-hour, 7 days-a-week on-call services
  • Plan of care which focuses on pain and symptom management
  • Training of the family in the patient's care
  • Coordination with the patient's physician
  • Coordination of equipment and supplies
  • Supportive care by trained volunteers
  • Individual and family counseling
  • Emotional and spiritual support
  • Coordination with community services
  • Bereavement counseling for families 

What does all this mean for the patient?

McLeod Hospice will provide or make arrangements for all:

  • Skilled nursing services
  • Medical social services
  • Home Health Aide/Homemaker services
  • Medical supplies/equipment
  • Symptom control medications
  • Outpatient services, including laboratory testing
  • Additional services if needed, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, dietary consults, etc.
  • Transportation to hospital if needed

For patients electing the Hospice benefit under Medicare, Medicaid, or Tri-Care, the following services are also available:

  • Medication for symptom relief such as pain
  • Standard medical equipment supplies relating to the terminal illness
  • Physical, occupational or speech therapy consults
  • Outpatient services
  • Inpatient Services
  • Respite Care

For more information, please contact McLeod Hospice at (843) 777-2564 or 1-800-768-4556.

 


 

Rochester White - Mcleod Hospice Services"McLeod Hospice gave me hope. They made sure I got my medication and straightened out my insurance." Rochester White (1947-2000) was a McLeod Hospice patient before he passed away from cancer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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