The Comfort Plus Hospice Team Approach
Your Comfort Plus Hospice Team consists of highly specialized healthcare
professionals that copmassionately work toegether to provide patients and their families
with holisitic choices and dignity. Each specialized team may be comprised of:
A Medical Director
Oversees the medical component of the program and
is available for consultation with the patient’s attending physician as needed.
A Registered Nurse & Licensed Practical Nurse
Make regular visits to
provide consultation in pain and symptom management and to help the patient and
family to understand the illness.
A Certified Nursing Assistant
Visits regularly to assist with personal care.
A Social Worker
Visits, as needed, to provide psychological, emotional
and social support.
Available to provide Spiritual support if desired by the patient
and the family.
A specially trained Volunteer
Available in most instances for companionship
24-Hour On-Call staff available daily
Other specialists such as therapists and dieticians are available when
the need arises to assist caregivers and family members in better understanding the patient’s