HaysMed Hospice/Palliative Relocate Offices
Hays, Kansas (Jan 16, 2018) HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System is relocating their hospice/palliative care program on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. The new location will be at the hospital, 2220 Canterbury Drive, right inside Entrance C, Main Entrance on the west side of the hospital.
“Our team is steadfastly committed to expanding access to and raising awareness of the availability of quality hospice and palliative care for those who qualify,” said Sue Noll, RN, Director of Hospice and Palliative Care. “Having a location at HaysMed makes it easier for patients, family and staff to coordinate assistance and provide quality care to those who use our services.”
HaysMed’s hospice/palliative care mission is to enhance life’s journey by offering care and education with respect, dignity and hope to individuals and families facing serious illness, death and grief by providing the best experience that humankind can offer.
Hospice/palliative care is compassionate care for people of all ages facing a life-limiting illness. They provide a team approach to medical care, pain & symptom management and emotional and spiritual support expressly tailored to the person’s needs and wishes. Support is provided to the person’s loved ones as well.
Hospice at Hays Medical Center is Medicare certified and licensed and has been providing services in Ellis, Rooks, Rush and Russell counties and the surrounding areas since 1978.
The care team, which consists of physicians, hospice aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers, works together to meet the medical, emotional and spiritual needs of their patients. The company’s goal is provide the greatest possible comfort and care for those who experience one of life’s most intimate and challenging moments.
Hospice is covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance companies.
For more information about HaysMed Hospice/Palliative Care – please call 785-623-6200.