Hospice Care in Lake Forest CA
Give your terminally ill loved one the best possible comfort and quality of life with hospice care in Lake Forest CA
Is your spouse, parent, sibling, or other loved one suffering from a life-limiting condition for which curative care is no longer effective? They may need to receive hospice care in Lake Forest CA.
It is true that in hospice care we stop actively fighting death with curative treatments. However, this doesn’t mean patients just passively wait to die. Instead, hospice care includes measures to enhance comfort and help patients live every day as fully as possible given their condition. When it comes to starting hospice care in Lake Forest CA, earlier is better. It is definitely not necessary to wait until the patient seems close to death to provide them the comfort of hospice care.
Why Choose Acacia for Your Loved One
Acacia is a licensed hospice care provider with an excellent track record of delivering top quality comfort care to patients suffering from a wide variety of life-threatening conditions. Working closely with the patient’s doctor, our team comes to the patient’s home and provides all the services that may be needed, such as:
- Continuous care in the home
- Assistance with daily needs such as bathing, toileting, dressing, etc.
- Skilled nursing with 24 hour on-call service
- Pain and symptom management
- Home care and homemaker services
- Dietary and nutritional counseling
- Physical, occupational and speech therapy
- Spiritual support and counseling
- All palliative medications, comfort accessories and equipment needed by the patient
- Visits from trained volunteers for companionship and support
When in-patient care is required, our experienced staff will quickly identify the need and arrange ambulance transportation as appropriate.
Benefits for Families
In addition to meeting the needs of the patient, Acacia also offers many services to help support the family, including bereavement support, grief counseling, and assistance with planning of memorial services. Our support services feel natural and sincere because they are often offered by trained volunteers who have suffered similar losses themselves.
Now You May Wonder…
…Can My Family Afford Hospice Care in Lake Forest CA?
Virtually every family can afford hospice care. Acacia accepts Medicare, Medicare, and private insurance to cover hospice care in Lake Forest CA. If the patient is an eligible veteran, they can use their VA insurance to cover the cost of long-term care. We make paying for hospice care as simple and easy as possible by billing the insurance providers directly.
Ready to Learn More about Hospice Care in Lake Forest CA?
We know that families do not undertake the decision to get hospice care in Lake Forest CA for a loved one lightly. If you would like more information about the types of care we can provide to your loved one, please contact us at 818-241-2200.