Hospice & Palliative Care Services

Our skilled and knowledgeable team provides comprehensive, compassionate hospice and palliative care services for each patient according to his or her unique situation, as well as support and education for family members and caregivers.

If you’re not sure what you or your loved one needs, that’s alright. Give us a call and we can help.

Hospice Nursing


Regular assessment of patient’s condition and comfort; pain, symptom and medication management; wound care; dietary counseling; education (e.g., disease progression, medication, end-of-life care).

Palliative Care


Palliative care is comfort care—a specific effort to lessen the pain and symptoms of the patient’s illness, including emotional symptoms. Family and patient education are part of palliative care.

After-Hours Triage


Full-time, after-hours, weekend and holiday staff; available to answer questions via phone; make visits 24/7.

Home Hospice Aide/Homemaker


Bathing, skin care, range-of-motion exercises, light meal preparation, light housekeeping.

Psychosocial Support


Grief and loss counseling; assistance with accessing community resources; assistance with developing a caregiving plan; assistance with completing advance directives; bereavement counseling and follow-up for family and caregivers.

Spiritual Support


Prayer and spiritual readings; inspirational music; meditation; counseling; assistance with funeral and memorial service arrangements.

Hospice Medical Director


Board certified in family medicine, the hospice medical director works closely with your physician to provide oversight of patient care and support to the hospice team. The hospice medical director attends team conferences to discuss the plan of care, assists in establishing goals, and participates in decisions regarding patient care.

Pharmacist


Licensed, available round the clock, including holidays; monitoring for appropriate drug therapy, drug allergies, drug interactions and potential side effects; providing drug information; participating in the care plan meeting.

Volunteer


Provide companionship through reading or playing games, sitting with patient as relief for caregiver, shopping, letter writing, and caregiver support.

Additional Levels of Care


  • General inpatient care: Hospice care provided in a hospital setting when symptoms can no longer be managed at home.
  • Respite care: Care provided in a facility for five consecutive days or less so that the family or caregiver can have a break.
  • Continuous care: Intense care provided in the home for short periods of time by hospice team members when symptoms are not managed.

Hospice & Palliative Care Services

Our skilled and knowledgeable team provides comprehensive, compassionate hospice and palliative care services for each patient according to his or her unique situation, as well as support and education for family members and caregivers.

If you’re not sure what you or your loved one needs, that’s alright. Give us a call and we can help.

Hospice Nursing


Regular assessment of patient’s condition and comfort; pain, symptom and medication management; wound care; dietary counseling; education (e.g., disease progression, medication, end-of-life care).

Palliative Care


Palliative care is comfort care—a specific effort to lessen the pain and symptoms of the patient’s illness, including emotional symptoms. Family and patient education are part of palliative care.

After-Hours Triage


Full-time, after-hours, weekend and holiday staff; available to answer questions via phone; make visits 24/7.

Home Hospice Aide/Homemaker


Bathing, skin care, range-of-motion exercises, light meal preparation, light housekeeping.

Psychosocial Support


Grief and loss counseling; assistance with accessing community resources; assistance with developing a caregiving plan; assistance with completing advance directives; bereavement counseling and follow-up for family and caregivers

Spiritual Support


Prayer and spiritual readings; inspirational music; meditation; counseling; assistance with funeral and memorial service arrangements.

Hospice Medical Director


Board certified in family medicine, the hospice medical director works closely with your physician to provide oversight of patient care and support to the hospice team. The hospice medical director attends team conferences to discuss the plan of care, assists in establishing goals, and participates in decisions regarding patient care.

Pharmacist


Licensed, available round the clock, including holidays; monitoring for appropriate drug therapy, drug allergies, drug interactions and potential side effects; providing drug information; participating in the care plan meeting.

Volunteers


Provide companionship through reading or playing games, sitting with patient as relief for caregiver, shopping, letter writing, and caregiver support.

Additional Levels of Care


  • General inpatient care: Hospice care provided in a hospital setting when symptoms can no longer be managed at home
  • Respite care: Care provided in a facility for five consecutive days or less so that the family or caregiver can have a break
  • Continuous care: Intense care provided in the home for short periods of time by hospice team members when symptoms are not managed
Address

Serenity Hospice Care LLC
9415 East Harry
Suite 306
Wichita Kansas 67207

Fax

(316) 866-2930

Phone

(316) 687-2273

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