Hospice & Community Care

Hospice & Community Care (founded as Hospice of Lancaster County)


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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides care and support for individuals of any age and their families coping with serious illness, end of life and loss. Services are provided by a team of professionals, including doctors, nurses, social workers, chaplains, bereavement counselors, complementary therapists and volunteers, with a focus on improving quality of life and patient dignity, while also provide family support. Hospice and palliative care is available for adults, teens and children with any serious illness:
- Clinical staff on-call around the clock and 24-hour admissions
- Physical, emotional and spiritual support to patients, caregivers and family
- Care is provided at home, in a nursing home or senior care facility, in a hospital and at Hospice & Community Care's two Hospice Inpatient Centers.
Bereavement support is available through the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss for adults, teens and children, regardless of whether hospice care was provided for a loved one.
LocationLancaster
Geographical AreaLancaster, York; Parts of Adams, Berks, Chester, Dauphin, Lebanon
Public TransportationOn bus route
Intake ProcedureCall 717-391-2421; Referrals from doctors, patients, family, nursing home, staff, clergy
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenAll; Interpretation services
EligibilityTerminally ill, as diagnosed by a physician
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesSet fees; Charges are adjusted for those with limited resources; Noone denied service because of inability to pay
Insurance AcceptedAccept Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance
Wait ListNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Services available 24 hours/day
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Ashley Peck
Contact's Position Marketing
Contact's Phone 717-295-3900
Contact's Email info@hospicecommunity.org
Physical Site Address 1 685 Good Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17604
Mailing Address 1 P O Box 4125
Mailing Address 2 685 Good Drive
Mailing City, State, Zip Lancaster, PA 17604-4125
Mail Attention To Hospice & Community Care
Main Phone 717-295-3900
Fax 717-391-9582
Service Location Email info@hospicecommunity.org
Web Address www.hospicecommunity.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Hospice & Community Care (founded as Hospice of Lancaster County)
Affiliated Program: Hospice & Community Care (founded as Hospice of Lancaster County)
This Service: Hospice & Community Care
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bereavement Counseling (RP-1400.8000-100)
Hospice Care (LT-3000)
Hospice Care Volunteer Opportunities (PX-3000.3000)
Palliative Care (LT-6650)
Terminal Illness Counseling (RP-1400.8000-850)