Hospice Care At Home | Grand Rapids & West Michigan
Our ultimate goal is to help each individual live a high quality of life through dedicated efforts to ensure the highest levels of care and compassion.
Hospice focuses on palliative care and comfort care in the final stages of life. It is important to note that hospice does not hasten death, but instead helps the individual live fully and comfortably, affirming their uniqueness and providing support to their loved ones.
We believe that every life matters until the very last moment. We provide a holistic approach to care, focusing on the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Learning that you or a loved one is facing a life limiting illness can be devastating. You might feel powerless, overwhelmed, frightened or alone. Our Hospice team will be there for you.
Interim’s experienced team of specialists have time tested expertise and are devoted to compassionate, professional end-of-life care. Our team is composed of physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, certified nursing assistants, social workers, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Hospice Care Team in Grand Rapids and West Michigan area provides the following services:
- Nursing Care
- Hospice Home Health Aides
- Social Work Support
- Chaplain for Spiritual Care and Support
- Volunteer Program
- Complimentary Therapies
- Bereavement Program
Bereavement is the period of grief and mourning after a death. When you grieve, it's part of the normal process of reacting to a loss. You may experience grief as a mental, physical, social or emotional reaction.
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Our interdisciplinary hospice group is made up of professionals who address the medical, emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and loved ones.