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Finding and Assessing Hospices Annapolis MD

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.

Hospice of the Chesapeake
(410) 987-2003
445 Defense Highway
Annapolis, MD
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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Hospice of the Chesapeake
(410) 987-2003
445 Defense Hwy
Annapolis, MD

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Capital Hospice
(301) 572-2489
9200 Basil Court, Suite 200
Upper Marlboro, MD
Services
Hospice Care

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Capital Hospice
(301) 883-0866
9200 Basil Ct Ste 200
Largo, MD

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Arundel Genl Hosp
(301) 684-9510
Franklin And Cathedral Streets
Annapolis, MD
Specialty
Hospices

Hospice of the Chesapeake
(410) 987-2003
445 Defense Highway
Annapolis, MD
Services
Hospice Care

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Anne Arundel Home Health & Hospice
(866) 491-2493
3168 Braverton Street
Edgewater, MD
Services
Nursing homes, In home, Hospice

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Capital Hospice
(301) 572-2489
9200 Basil Court, Suite 200
Upper Marlboro, MD
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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Evercare Hospice & Palliative Care
(410) 379-3599
6095 Marsha Lee Dr
Elkridge, MD

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John Hopkins Home Hospice
(410) 631-7979
2400 Broening Highway
Baltimore, MD
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Hospices

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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