VITAS Advantage: Hospice Care in Long-Term Care Facilities
All hospices provide core services, our differentiators are what set us apart. Our objective is to provide you with the content tailored to your needs. Find the VITAS Advantage that’s right for you and your patients.
24/7/365 Clinical Care Support for Long-Term Care ResidentsPatients' symptoms do not adhere to a 9-to-5 schedule, and neither does our team.
Complex Modalities for Patients in Long-Term Care FacilitiesIf your resident’s symptoms are difficult to control, their goals of care may seem like unattainable wishes.
High-Acuity Care for Patients in Long-Term Care FacilitiesIf your resident is coping with aggressive symptoms or unmanaged pain, makes frequent visits to the ED or has been readmitted to the hospital, VITAS can help.
Open Formulary for Long-Term Care ResidentsWhile adjustments will occur as part of a patient's shift from curative care to hospice, they don't have to give up all treatments.
Advanced Illness Specialists for Long-Term Care FacilitiesOur experts support advance care planning and patient-centric end-of-life care for your community’s residents and their families.
Earn Continuing Education Credits
VITAS Healthcare offers free webinars hosted by experienced hospice professionals to educate clinicians on the benefits of hospice.
This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for:
- Nurses (in California, registered nurses only)
- Social workers
- Certified case managers
Florida-licensed nursing home administrators may also receive one hour of continuing education credit. Other healthcare professionals are welcome to participate.Register Today