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Hospice of Northwest Michigan is now Northwest Michigan Hospice Assist
Same organization. New Name. Adapted Work.
Hospice of Northwest Michigan is excited to announce its re-launch as Northwest Michigan Hospice Assist! The change takes effect October 1, 2019. For more information, please check out this website, read the following press release, and feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Stay tuned for more information.
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Hospice Program Eligibility: To be eligible for admission a physician must provide a statement (referral) providing a terminal diagnoses along with an estimation that the patient has, approximately, six (6) months or less to live. Some Blue Cross/Blue Shield patients in Michigan can take advantage of new expanded hospice benefit that provides coverage for up […]
I thought Hospice was only for those who are dying? NO. Hospice is for people who have a serious illness that threatens their life. A doctor must indicate that the patient is likely to live six months or less, if their condition runs its normal course. This determination is an estimate and not always based […]
The Hospice Program is not about “giving up” but instead contributes to increased quality of life by enabling the wishes of patient and family regarding end of life care. Hospice is not a place but specialized care focusing on the relief of pain and symptom control, combined with emotional and spiritual support for patient and […]
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