Hospice care is a specialized type of personal care that focuses more on improving the quality of life of their patients, which is why hospice care is the best option for individuals with an advanced, life-limiting illness.
Some people may be afraid to consider hospice care because they believe it is only available in private facilities. This is not the case with hospice care. In fact, hospice care is considered the ideal option for people with terminal illnesses because it may be offered at any place their patients call home.
Yes, you read that correctly. Hospice care can be offered anywhere the patient feels safest and most at ease. Hospice care providers do this because they feel that patients who remain in a place where they can call their home would be able to enjoy a more pleasant and fulfilling life.
Hospice nurses will also be able to focus more on providing high-quality skilled nursing care since they understand that their patients are most at ease in the location where the care is administered.
If your loved one is diagnosed with a terminal illness and curative treatment is no longer working for them, then it may be in your best interest to consider hospice care and prioritize enhancing their comfort and quality of life more than anything else.
Solano Care is a high-quality provider of hospice care. We can offer your loved ones a wide variety of services, including ADLs, skilled nursing, emotional and spiritual support, and more.