OUR SERVICES

Lakeside Hospice provides services in patients' homes, independently owned hospice homes, and nursing facilities.

Lakeside Hospice services include:

* Nursing Visits

* Social Worker Visits

* Aide Visits

* Volunteer Support

* Spiritual Guidance (All Faiths)

* Junior Volunteer Programs

* Assistance In Locating A Sitter Service

Medical Director/Physicians

Our Medical Director has overall medical responsibility for a patient's care, and will work with your physician and other medical professionals to develop a care plan that meets your specific needs.

Nurses

Our nursing team is your most important patient advocate and will be responsible for your overall care and managing your needs. Registered nurses, serving as your case managers, will make arrangements for medication and equipment. They also provide support and valuable information to family members on how to care for their loved one.

Hospice Aides

Hospice aides assist with day-to-day personal care, such as bathing and grooming. They become a source of comfort, emotional support and companionship for patients and families.

Social Workers

Our team of social workers lends support with non-medical concerns, such as legal and financial issues, access to community resources and future planning. They also address social and psychological needs by providing comfort and support to patients and family members who are dealing with stressful issues related to a terminal illness.

Chaplains

Our nondenominational chaplains offer spiritual support directly or in collaboration with your family's clergy or spiritual counsel or. Our chaplains honor the diversity in religious beliefs and backgrounds of our patients.

Bereavement Coordinators

Bereavement support is offered by our team to address the phases of grief and acceptance. Support is offered to families for more than one year after the patient has died.

Volunteers

Our compassionate and highly trained volunteers are giving of their time and talents and help in many ways, including offering companionship, bereavement support and running errands. We have a large Junior Volunteer program, where young people support our patients and families. For more information click here