What are the different levels of hospice care?
- Routine Care: provides intermittent hospice care wherever the patient is residing. This includes patients primary residence, nursing facility, or an assisted living facility.
- Respite Care: provides in patient care to assist the caregivers with a much needed time of rest.
- Continuous Care: short-term crisis management of pain or symptoms in the patients home.
- General inpatient Care: provides short-term crisis management of pain or symptoms in an inpatient unit during the hospice stay.