Providing compassionate palliative care
& comfort through life's journey.
Serving the Lehigh Valley, PA area.
Hospice care is fully covered by most health insurance programs, including Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance providers.
Family Pillars Hospice can assist you in determining what specific benefits are available from your insurance carrier.
No one who is medically eligible for hospice services will be turned away regardless of their ability to pay.
What Hospice Covers:
Hospice patients are cared for by a team of doctors, nurses, social workers, clergy, certified nursing assistants and volunteers. Together, they form the interdisciplinary team which develops a detailed plan of care for each hospice patient based on the specific needs and desires of the patient and their family.
Hospice care includes medications, supplies and equipment related to the hospice diagnosis.
Registered nurses are on call 24 hours per day, seven days a week, to assist with any needs a patient may have.