Hospice Community Care of Nebraska’s mission in Lincoln, NE is to provide access to reliable end-of-life care and other quality services to patients struggling with a life-limiting illness and their families. The hospice services we provide in Lincoln, NE allow for seriously ill patients to spend their remaining time living life to the fullest until they eventually pass in a peaceful, dignified manner.
Counties Served in Lincoln, NE by Hospice Community Care of Nebraska
Our hospice services in Lincoln, NE can be provided in a variety of settings including a patient’s private residence, assisted living facility, nursing home, or hospital. Hospice Community Care of Nebraska provides compassionate hospice services to residents of Lincoln, NE including the counties listed below:
The Lincoln, NE Hospice Interdisciplinary Team
Our interdisciplinary hospice team in Lincoln, NE provides patients and families with support 24 hours a day, every day of the year. These experienced hospice care professionals work collaboratively with one another in order to provide patients with the best care possible. This diverse team of professionals tend to different needs of the patient. Our Lincoln, NE hospice care team also works closely and communicatively with patients to ensure that effective pain and physical symptom management is provided and that the patient’s quality-of-life goals are met. Your interdisciplinary hospice care team in Lincoln, NE 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 Lincoln, NE
Patient centric care is the primary focus of our hospice philosophy of care in Lincoln, NE. We are committed to assisting individuals with a life-limiting illness to reach the highest quality-of-life possible and maintaining this level of quality for as long as possible. Under this philosophy of care we strive to help patients to experience more comfort, support, companionship and guidance during this difficult period of life. Our Lincoln, NE hospice care helps to prepare patients and families for the realities of death, while equipping them to manage the various decisions and concerns that arise during end-of-life.
Why You Should Choose Hospice in Lincoln, NE
Patients residing in Lincoln, NE who are struggling with a life-limiting illness should consider the benefits of electing hospice care. Our Lincoln, NE hospice care services are designed to alleviate suffering in all forms. This means that the patient is provided with holistic care that attends to their physical, mental, spiritual, emotional, and social needs. No one wants to struggle with serious illness but patients and their families should know that they do not have to take this journey alone.
We extend care past the patient and also tend to the needs of their family by helping families to cope with their grief for up to 13 months following the loss of a loved one. The patients and families we have cared for in Lincoln, NE felt more secure and comforted knowing that Hospice Community Care of Nebraska was always ready to help them.
Hospice Services Provided in Lincoln, NE
The hospice care services provided are determined after a careful assessment of the patient’s individual needs and goals. Our Lincoln, NE hospice care services 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
Hospice services are generally covered by Medicare Part A, Medicaid, and most private insurance providers. Hospice Community Care of Nebraska will also able to provide the medical equipment and medication required to effectively manage pain and other uncomfortable symptoms.
Contact Hospice Community Care of Nebraska in Lincoln, NE for Support!
Hospice Community Care of Nebraksa Lincoln, NE location can be found at 5550 South 59th Street Suite 12, Lincoln, NE, 68516 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 us by calling 402-858-2731 or by sending a message online today to learn about how we can support you or your loved one during this difficult time.
5550 South 59th Street
Lincoln, NE 68516
- Hamilton | Clay
- Polk | York
- Filmore | Thayer
- Colfax | Navarro
- Ellis | Nemaha
- Butler | Seward
- Saline | Jefferson
- Dodge | Saunders
- Lancaster | Richardson
- Gage | Washington
- Douglas | Sarpy
- Cass | Otoe
- Johnson | Pawnee
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Hospice Informed Consent