It isn’t easy when a loved one has to be brought under long term hospice care, either for you or your loved one. You need to know that the care they are going to receive is going to be the best care that can be had.
Finding great hospice care in nursing homes is something more than just access to doctors, nurses, and other skilled health professionals and making life comfortable for you and your family member. It involves emotional care as well, it means ensuring dignity is preserved and peace imparted to all parties as much as that is possible.
A safe and comfortable environment is important though, and nurses and caregivers will be there for you to help you and give you the best possible care to help you attain the highest potential quality of life. Whether your loved one is there for short term, post-acute services as they recover from surgery or longer term palliative care, high-quality care from doctors, nurses and other licensed professionals is what you will receive.
You should as always consult with your doctor and the nursing home administrator to find out exactly what kind of care is best for your loved one.