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Finding and Assessing Hospices Arlington VA

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.

Synergy HomeCare of Arlington/Alexandria
(703) 558-3435
2111 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA
Services
Hospice Care, In-home Care

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The Jefferson
(703) 516-9455
900 N Taylor St
Arlington, VA
Services
Nursing homes, Assisted Living, Independent Living, Continuum Care, Hospice

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Capital Hospice
(703) 525-7070
4715 15th Street N
Arlington, VA
Services
Hospice Care

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Capital Hospice
(703) 525-7070
4715 15th Street N
Arlington, VA
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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Goodwin House Inc. Hospice
(703) 578-7217
3440 South Jefferson Street
Falls Church, VA
Services
Nursing homes, Hospice

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Synergy HomeCare of Arlington/Alexandria
(703) 558-3435
2111 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA
Services
Nursing homes, In home, Hospice

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Goodwin House Hospice
(703) 578-7217
3440 S Jefferson St
Falls Church, VA

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Vitas Innovative Hospice Care
(202) 638-2450
555 13th St NW Ste 3 E
Washington, DC

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Goodwin House Inc. Hospice
(703) 578-7217
3440 South Jefferson Street
Falls Church, VA
Services
Hospice Care

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Capital Hospice
(202) 244-8300
4401 Connecticut Ave NW Ste 700
Washington, DC

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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