Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, (COPD) is a progressive and irreversible condition. If your symptoms of COPD or other advanced respiratory illness are making it increasingly difficult for you to do the things you want to do, it may be time to make the transition to our respiratory care program. Our program will:
Breathe has been developed by Hudson Valley Hospice, with collaboration from one of the area’s leading pulmonologists, to provide care at home for patients with end stage COPD, or other respiratory diseases such as pulmonary fibrosis, interstitial lung disease, or bronchiectasis.
Talk with your family and your doctor about changing the focus of your care. You have unique needs -- and Hudson Valley Hospice can help you address your distressing symptoms while offering support your family.
Start the Breathe program as soon as possible to ensure the best quality of life for yourself and your loved ones.
Breathe services are covered by Hospice Medicare, Medicaid, Veteran’s Benefits, and most insurance plans.
For more information, please call us at 845.485.2273.
When a patient reaches the end stages of an illness or disease, hospice offers palliative care to help control pain and reduce anxiety. We improve quality of life and time spent with loved ones.
Emotional and Spiritual Support
Hospice care provides emotional and spiritual support to patients and families, including grief and bereavement resources. You and your loved ones don’t have to face these challenges alone.
Medical Care Management
Hospice manages medical care, in-home visits from care providers, acquiring medical supplies, and end-of-life planning.
Respect for the Patient and Family Wishes
Hospice strives to provide the highest quality end-of-life care so that our patients may live with comfort and dignity. Every family is on a different journey, and we acknowledge and respect your decisions and plans. Our goal is to make this difficult time as easy as possible.
We improve quality of life by relieving patients and their loved ones of much of the stress that comes with providing end-of-life care. Families can focus on being together and sharing memories.
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