How are hospice benefits paid for? Click here for the video "Paying for Hospice Care".When should a decision about entering a hospice program be made, and who should make it?May I still use my regular doctor?
What if our physician doesn't know about hospice?
Will I still be able to make my own decisions regarding my care?
Will my advance directive be honored by Hospice Savannah?
What does the hospice admission process involve? Can a hospice patient who shows signs of recovery be returned to regular medical treatment?
What will happen if I outlive my prognosis?
What specific assistance does hospice provide home-based patients?
Is there any special equipment or changes I have to make in my home before hospice care begins?
How many family members or friends does it take to care for a patient at home?
Must someone be with the patient at all times?
Is caring for the patient at home the only place hospice care can be delivered?
How does hospice "manage pain"?
Does hospice do anything to make death come sooner?
What is Hospice Savannah's success rate in battling pain?
Will medications prevent the patient from being able to talk or know what's happening?
Is Hospice Savannah affiliated with any religious organization?
Does hospice provide any help to the family after the patient dies?
How are hospice services paid for?
If the patient is not covered by Medicare or any other health insurance, will hospice still provide care?
Do you accept donations?