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Understanding Hospice Care


August 8, 2018


If you are have not had family members in need of this type of service, you may have asked yourself before-“WHAT IS HOSPICE CARE?”. When a patient is nearing the end of their life and suffering from terminal illness, Hospice Care is the answer. When they are no longer responding to treatment or have discontinued receiving them, Hospice Care is the answer. This type is care focuses on physical, emotional and spiritual support to those entering this stage of life mainly to provide symptom relief and focus on making the most out of the time remaining. For many, this can be an uneasy decision to come through. At A-1 Home Care, our compassionate and understanding case manager will work with your family to develop a care plan custom to your needs and set realistic goals so that families can focus on their time together.


The top priority in Hospice Care is certainly maintaining comfort and quality of life. There are certainly facilities available that offer this sort of service but A-1 Home Care is proud to offer top level Hospice Care to those in need in the comfort and familiarity of their homes. We are here to give relief from treatments that can certainly take a physical toll on the patient and also offer support in the form of Respite Care that family members may have been struggling with to shoulder.


A-1 Home Care is a reputable and established institution of In Home Care services. We focus on compatibility for Caregiver and Client alike and will allow you to meet with applicants before placing so you interview and determine the best fit for you own family. Our Home Care Professionals are thoroughly screened and evaluated to ensure the happiness and well being of your loved ones. Our diverse staff of Personal Care Attendants come from all walks of life and background but what they share in common is a commitment to excellence and taking care of those in need. Give us a call today at 562-929-8400 or 949-650-3800. You can also visit one of our nearby locations in Pasadena, Newport Beach and Santa Fe Springs. With schedules pricing fit to your budget, there is no reason not to choose A-1 Home Care.