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Finding and Assessing Hospices Sacramento CA

Gilbert Guide provides listings of hospices in your area, along with advice for finding the hospice that will best suit your individual needs. Hospice care can be provided at home or in a facility setting. Once you've narrowed your choices down, it's important that you meet potential hospice providers in person to determine whether they're a good fit for you.

Sutter Hospice - Sacramento
(916) 454-6525
2800 L Street
Sacramento, CA
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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Kaiser Foundation Hospice
(916) 486-5151
3240 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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University of CA Davis Med Ctr Hospice
(916) 734-2777
3630 Business Dr
Sacramento, CA

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Kaiser Foundation Hospice
(916) 486-5151
3240 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA
Services
Hospice Care

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VITAS Innovative Hospice Care
(916) 925-7010
3841 N Frwy Blvd Ste 210
Sacramento, CA

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Sutter Hospice - Sacramento
(916) 454-6525
2800 L Street
Sacramento, CA
Services
Hospice Care

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Kaiser Home Health and Hospice
(916) 486-3194
3174 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA
Services
Nursing homes, In home, Hospice

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Kaiser Home Health and Hospice
(916) 486-3194
3174 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA
Services
Hospice Care, In-home Care

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Kaiser Foundation Hospital Hospice
(916) 486-5300
3174 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA

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RX Staffing and Home Care
(916) 485-8200
4640 Marconi Ave Ste 1
Sacramento, CA
Services
Hospice Care, In-home Care

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Finding and Assessing Hospices

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Gilbert Guide provides listings of hospices in your area, along with advice for finding the hospice that will best suit your individual needs. Hospice care can be provided at home or in a facility setting. Once you've narrowed your choices down, it's important that you meet potential hospice providers in person to determine whether they're a good fit for you.

Finding a Hospice Most hospice agencies are licensed by the state and many are certified by Medicare. The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) maintains a database of hospice listings throughout the country.

Some people consider Medicare certification to be the basic criteria for assessing an agency's quality of care. However, non-certified hospices can also provide an exceptionally high quality of care. What's most important is that the certification means Medicare Part A will pay for hospice care. Read more detailed information on paying for hospice care.

Assessing a Hospice To assess a hospice's quality of care you'll need to consider multiple factors. Caregivers are a primary consideration in the day-to-day care; however, quality of care is also dependent on management, supervision and protocols. You'll also need to consider how affordable any out-of-pocket expenses will be.

Questions to Ask It's best to phone an agency before planning a visit, so you can spend your time visiting only those caregivers who you think will meet your needs. The following questions should be able to help you get...Click here to read more from Gilbert Guide