Harbor Light Hospice has a clear mission in Indianapolis, IN – to better facilitate access to dignified end-of-life care and other quality services for patients who are afflicted with a life-limiting illness. Patients and families who utilize our Indianapolis, IN hospice care services will be able to live life to the fullest during the time they have left together. With support from Harbor Lights Indianapolis, patients will be able to pass in a peaceful, familiar setting while being embraced by those they love.
Counties Served in Indianapolis, IN by Harbor Light Hospice
Harbor Lights Indianapolis has strong ties to the communities of Indianapolis, IN and serves the counties listed below:
Our hospice services in Indianapolis, IN can be accessed to all patients regardless of their setting. Care should be provided in whatever setting benefits the patient the most. This can include a private residence, assisted living facility, nursing home, or hospital.
The Indianapolis, IN Hospice Interdisciplinary Team
Harbor Light Hospice’s interdisciplinary hospice care team is ready to support patients and families in Indianapolis, IN. Our hospice care team is comprised of professionals from different fields who work collaboratively to benefit the patient. By working closely with patients, families, and each other, they ensure that the patient receives proper pain and symptom management and assistance with their other quality-of-life goals. Your hospice care team in Indianapolis, IN may include:
- Certified Nursing Assistant
- Licensed Practical Nurse
- Medical Director
- Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist
- Registered Nurse
- Social Worker
Our Hospice Philosophy of Care in Indianapolis, IN
Our hospice philosophy of care in Harbor Lights Indianapolis is to help patients suffering with a life-limiting illness to achieve the best quality-of-life possible and to maintain this level of quality for as long as possible. To achieve this, we attend to the needs of the patient holistically while also providing support and guidance to family members. Our Indianapolis, IN hospice care extends beyond the alleviation of physical symptoms and also nurtures the emotional, mental, spiritual, and social needs of the patient. The hospice care we provide in Indianapolis, IN also helps to prepare patients and family members for the dying process and equips them to effectively manage any tough decisions they may need to make during their journey through end-of-life.
Why You Should Choose Hospice in Indianapolis, IN
The realities of managing a life-limiting illness can be overwhelming, but patients and families in Indianapolis, IN should know that they do not have to manage this difficult time on their own. No patient should have to suffer and our Indianapolis, IN hospice care focuses on the alleviation of patient suffering in all forms. Through effective pain and symptom management, patients will feel more comfortable and at ease. Preparing for death is an uncomfortable experience and Harbor Lights Indianapolis is able to offer thoughtful guidance to help mitigate additional stress and anxiety.
Our Indianapolis, IN hospice care extends beyond the patient and we will also support bereaved families as they grieve for up to 13 months following the passing of a loved one. The patients and families we have cared for in Indianapolis, IN have been greatly comforted knowing that they could always rely on Harbor Light Hospice to guide them through the process.
Hospice Services Provided in Indianapolis, IN
Every patient has unique care requirements. The individual needs of the patient will dictate the specific care provided. Harbor Light Hospice’s full range of hospice care services in Indianapolis, IN include:
- Assistance with personal hygiene and light housekeeping
- Caregiver support and training
- Counseling and support groups for the patient and family
- Dietitian counseling
- Medical equipment and supplies
- Medication for pain control and symptom management
- On-site nursing
- Pain management and symptom management
- Physical, occupational and speech therapy
- Physician care
- Short-term respite care
- Spiritual consultation
Patients and families should be aware that Medicare Part A, Medicaid and most private insurance companies will generally provide coverage for hospice care services. Harbor Lights Indianapolis can help patients and families to better understand these criteria. Additionally, Harbor Light Hospice in Indianapolis, IN will be able to provide any medical equipment or medication that is needed for management of pain and other symptoms.
Contact Harbor Light Hospice in Indianapolis, IN for Support Today!
Harbor Light Hospice’s Indianapolis, IN location can be found at Cedar Green Office Park, 7164 Graham Road, Suite 150 Indianapolis, IN 46250 and admits patients based on admission criteria without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, handicap, age, or ability to pay. If you or a loved one is struggling with serious illness, contact Harbor Light Hospice by calling 317-849-5600 or by sending a message online today to learn about how we can support you or your loved one during this difficult time.
Cedar Green Office Park
7164 Graham Road
Indianapolis, IN 46250
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