Follow
Share

my father has limited mobility, copd he's on 2-3-liters of 02..requires occasional sucting and is on pain meds for comfort and shortness of breath.

This question has been closed for answers. Ask a New Question.
Hospice care is something that is covered by pricate insurance and Medicare. Medicare pays for the care, provided the person is Medicare eligible, but not the accommodation. Hospice care can be delivered in the home and includes medication and durable medical equipment deemed appropriate for the comfort of the person. It involves visits by nurses, aides, chaplains and social workers and embraces the family not just the patient. The person would need be screened to ensure they meet the guidelines for admission into hospice. If so the above is all covered by Medicare or the private health insurer. Hope this helps.
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

Transfered? You mean a wheelchair Van?
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

What is his diagnosis? And his insurance situation? Do you have permission to speak with his doctors? Where is he being card for? We need some more information to b able to help.
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

This question has been closed for answers. Ask a New Question.