370 Neff Avenue, Suite P  ~ Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Home Health Phone:  (540) 434-3916   ~   Toll Free: (800) 541-3398 ~ Fax: (540) 432-0074

Hospice Phone:  (540) 217-5845  ~   Fax: (540) 217-5843

370 Neff Avenue, Suite P Harrisonburg, VA 22801

(540) 434-3916

 

 

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Toll Free: (800) 541-3398

          Fax:  (540) 432-0074

 

Hospice: (540) 217-5845

Fax: (540) 217-5843

Partnered with Bridgewater Retirement Community, Sunnyside Retirement Community and Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community: Three non-profit, faith based organizations serving our community.

 

 

 

Partnered with Bridgewater Retirement Community, Sunnyside Retirement Community and Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community: Three non-profit, faith based organizations serving our community.

 

 

 

What is Hospice?

First Choice defines hospice as a concept of care that focuses on the quality of life of terminally ill patients while providing social, emotional, spiritual and financial support to both the patients and their families.

We provide:

  • COMPASSIONATE MEDICAL CARE
  • HOSPICE STAFF WHO ARE EXPERTS IN PAIN MANAGEMENT
  • SUPPORT EVERY STEP OF THE WAY
  • BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT TO FAMILIES FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF A LOVED ONE

 

Hospice is a Medicare Benefit

 

HOSPICE CARE TEAM

 

  • Nurses
  • Home Health Aides
  • Social Worker
  • Chaplain
  • Physician
  • Dietitian
  • Physical, Occupational and                                                                                       Speech Therapists
  • Trained Volunteers

 

 

HOSPICE PROVIDES:

Comfort

• Knowing that hospice staff are

   experts in managing pain and other

   symptoms

• Being able to die in your home

   surrounded by your loved ones

 

Peace

• Knowing that Medicare pays for

   hospice services to you at no out

   of pocket expense to you.

• Knowing your hospice team will

   provide ongoing support for your family and loved ones

 

Joy

• Having a team of experts in your corner every step of the way

• Support for your family after you are gone

 

Support

• Not having to fear facing death alone

• Resources to provide education and advice to help loved ones become competent

   caregivers.

 

 

WHO CAN RECEIVE HOSPICE?

 

Any patient who:

- Has a life limiting disease of 6 months or less if the disease were to follow its normal course

- Has a physician  who is willing to work with First Choice Hospice

- Wants to concentrate on enhancing the quality of life they have left by focusing on pain and symptom control instead of curative treatment

- Lives in cities of Harrisonburg, Staunton, or Waynesboro or the counties of Rockingham, Augusta, Page or

Shenandoah

- Has someone to care for them in their

   home and assist with making

 decisions

 

Contact us for more information.

 

Hours:

Office: 9 am - 4 pm

Anyone can make a hospice

referral by calling

(540) 217-5845

 

Hospice Referral Form

Word .docx   |   PDF

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HOME HEALTH

Harrisonburg, VA

(540) 434-3916

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