Bliss Hospice Care

Our Care Giving Team

Our Care Giving Team consists of concerned, highly skilled professionals delivering competent, compassionate care and committed to our patient and families with excellence.

Physician Services…
Works as part of the hospice team and remains the patient’s primary physician.

Medical Director…
Leads the hospice team in developing a plan of care for the patient. Certifies prognosis of attending physician and provides consultations to physician.

Registered Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse…
Regularly visits on scheduled times and evaluates patient’s condition, coordinates plan of care and teaches the family about proper care, use of medication and pain management.

Medical Social Workers…
Provides counseling and assesses social service needs of the patient and family.  Assists in coping with anxiety, fear, stress, family conflicts, financial needs, depression and concerns about death.

Certified Home Health Aid…
Providing routine, personal healthcare, such as bathing, dressing, or grooming patients on scheduled times.

Spiritual Counselors…
We have a non-denominational Chaplain who initially contacts each patient and his or her family to assess and provide spiritual needs. Serves as a liaison to the clergy of their choice and provides assistance with funeral memorial preparations.

Trained Volunteers…
Conduct non-medical, friendly visits. Provide emotional support, encouragement and respite to patients and their families.

Therapy Services…
Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Nutritional Counseling shall be provided if necessary.