Alzheimer's disease, the most common cause of dementia, is seen in more than 4 million cases per year in the US. Not only do those stricken with this disease oftentimes not remember their spouses let alone their own children, but this terrible sickness is one that leaves the patient’s body relatively strong while deteriorating the mind, thus affecting everyone around them emotionally, physically, and economically for up to several years.
La Bella Vita Hospice specializes in cognitive impairments from Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, dementia, stroke, cancer, kidney disease, congestive heart failure, liver disease, respiratory disease, ALS, neurological disease, cardiac disease, adult failure to thrive, Huntington's disease.
Our hospice team implements special management strategies, tools and techniques, a variety of tailored therapies, and around-the-clock certified care to help the brain hold on to cognition and thrive. In addition, we also provide patient, family, and caregiver support, as well as grief and spiritual counseling. We provide in-home hospice care for patients in:
Hospice care for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia patients may be fully covered and paid for outright by Medicare, Medicaid, and all other insurances, allowing your loved one to confront late-stage Alzheimer’s disease with dignity, respect, and compassion. In other words, you don’t pay a penny out of pocket. This professional service is also provided in the comfort of the patients’ home. There are many cost-effective benefits for a patient to remain in their home while living with Alzheimer’s disease:
Our full-service hospice care is a gift to every late-stage Alzheimer’s disease patient and their families. Our in-home hospice care is also a gift to Medicare and insurance companies as well, because the patient will not be repeatedly carried back and forth to the hospital for infections and the like, thus increasing expenses and use of limited resources.
At La Bella Vita Hospice we believe that patient care is driven and tailored by the choices of patient, family, caregiver, and hospice team to promote and affirm respect and dignity at the end of life. We offer a variety of therapies such as:
Our hospice trained physicians are available for house calls when needed.
At the center of hospice is the belief that each of us has the right to die pain-free and with dignity, and that our loved ones will receive the necessary support to allow us to do so. The goal is to prevent and relieve suffering, to improve quality of life for individuals experiencing a serious, complex illness at the end of life.
Our hospice team will perform a specialized, individualized, and same-day in-home assessment, taking into consideration any specific care needs and tailor a Plan of Care centering on personal choices and needs.
Our care manager visits or connects with you to assess your needs and help answer any questions you have.
Each patient and family will be connected with a hospice care nurse who can be reached by mobile phone during their service shift.
A scheduled nurse and caretaker is available on-call to assist with any needs to better cope with the spiritual topics that may be presented during end-of-life care.
A medical physician is constantly available to help provide medical services as needed. Our hospice services are designed to place patients in an environment with consistent, dignified care.
Our bereavement coordinator is available to provide consistent support to families and friends of patients during end-of-life care.
Nursing professionals, medical care assistants, volunteer companions can assist in the emotional support of families during hospice care.
La Bella Vita Hospice, Inc. provides home hospice care for patients in Los Angeles, Arleta, Calabasas, Canoga Park, Burbank, Chatsworth, Encino, Glendale, Glenoaks, Granada HIlls, Hansen Hills, Hidden Hills, La Crescenta, Lake Balboa, Lake View Terrace, MIssion Hills, North Hills, North Hollywood, Northridge, Pacoima, Panorama City, Porter Ranch, Reseda, San Fernando, Shadow Hills, Sherman Oaks, Sun Valley, Sunland, Studio City, Sylmar, Tarzana, Toluca Lake, Toluca Terrace, Tujunga, Valley Glen, Valley Village, Van Nuys, Vergudo, West Hills, West Toluca Lake, Winnetka, Woodland Hills, Ventura County, Antelope Valley, and the San Fernando Valley. © Copyright 2020 - All Rights Reserved.
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