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Serenity Hospice is a team of professionals striving to prepare our patients, families and caregivers for the end-of-life experience. We aid our patients, families and caregivers in facing the challenges of a life-limiting illness by offering physical, emotional and spiritual support and comfort. At the heart of our excellent service is the profound respect for the patient's wishes.
The word "Hospice" means, "a place of shelter for travelers on a difficult journey."
Hospice care is a team-oriented approach to expert medical care and pain management of the patient, and emotional and spiritula suport for the faptient's family and friends. The patient's wishes are always considered and respected. Hospice philosophy is based on the belief that patients have the right to die with dignity and without pain, while enjoying the highest quality of life possible. The focus is not on curative measures, but rather relief of symptoms. the patient and family are encouraged to participate in planning and performing the care, to the extent that they wish to do so. The Hospice team is there to care, instruct, educate and support the family.