About SSM Hospice
Special Care for a Special Time . . .
Hospice care is delivered at a time when caring, comfort, assistance and a special kind of healing are needed. It is a very special way of caring for people with a limited life expectancy.
Hospice care gives individuals and their care givers a comforting alternative to the traditional hospital setting, making it possible for the terminally ill person to remain at home or in other familiar surroundings.
Hospice Care is Affordable
Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance and managed care plans cover Hospice services. No additional charges are made for family guidance, crisis intervention and our Bereavement Program. Medicare/Medicaid patients are covered for all Hospice services including medications (related to terminal illness), home medical equipment and routine home care services.
For more information, please call (660) 562-7912.
About SSM Home Care
It's all about Exceptional Care - In the comfort of your own home.
Providing truly exceptional care and caring - that is what SSM Home Care is all about. We bring healing health care services into the homes of our patients - where family support and familiar surroundings can truly enhance recovery and healing.
SSM Home Care provides a variety of home care services to meet a variety of needs - when extended care is required after a hospital stay, as an alternative to a hospital admission, or instead of a nursing home or alternative care setting. Our services can be arranged quickly and efficiently by a single phone call - and referrals can be made by physicians, case managers, social workers, family and friends, or by request from the patient.
The healing services we offer at SSM Home Care include:
Skilled Nursing Care
- Home Health Aids/Nursing Assistants
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Speech-Language Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Medical Social Work
Exceptional Care Goes Beyond Physical Wellness
As part of SSM Health Care, SSM Home Care believes that exceptional health care is holistic and family-centered. It promotes spiritual and psychosocial wholeness in addition to physical wellness.
For more information, please call (660) 562-7904.