Hospice of Murray County - Slayton
36 Park Dr, Slayton, MN, 56172
Distance: 1158 Miles
A Residential Hospice Facility resembles a single-family home and is located in a residential area. The facility provides 24-hour residential and support services for a fee to terminally ill hospice patients. Hospice supports services typically include physical, emotional and/or spiritual support.
The hospice residential facility can have either 1) no more than eight hospice patients; or 2) at least nine and no more than 12 hospice patients with the approval of the local governing authority. (Sec.144A.75 MN Statutes)
This provider is licensed as a hospice by the Minnesota Department of Health and subject to periodic health care inspection. Many hospices are also Medicare certified.
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
|20283||Licensed Residential Hospice||Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)||https://www.health.state.mn.us/facilities/regulation/hospice/index.html|
This is not a Medicare certified facility; therefore, Medicare does not pay the rent of $175.00 per day. Rent is not part of the Medicare hospice benefit.It is paid either by private individual insurance, Medical Assistance (Elderly waiver and Group Residential Housing-for those that qualify) or other qualifying insurance (Long Term Care insurance).
|Main - Our House||(507) 836-6439|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LT-3000.3000Hospice Facilities Definition
Programs that provide a full range of supportive services in an inpatient or residential setting for terminally ill people who are in the final stages of their illnesses and for their families. Services may include medical care, pain and symptom management, home nurse visitation, case management, emotional and spiritual support, and bereavement services for the patient and members of the family.
LT-6650Palliative Care Definition
Programs that provide for the comprehensive management of the physical, psychological, social, spiritual and existential needs of patients with the objective of helping them achieve the best possible quality of life through relief of suffering, control of symptoms and restoration of functional capacity while remaining sensitive to personal, cultural and religious values, beliefs and practices. The focus of palliative care is on people with incurable, progressive illnesses who are in the early stages of their illness. Palliative care may be provided in a wide variety of health care settings including hospitals, nursing facilities, hospice facilities and the person's own home; and may be coordinated with other services including curative therapies.
YF-8500Terminal Illness Definition
An illness which, because of its nature, can be expected to cause the individual to die.
YJ-6830.8484Families/Friends of People With Terminal Illnesses Definition
The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have life-threatening illnesses or injuries, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the crisis and the ongoing impact on their lives.