Hospice of Nelson County
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Hospice of Nelson County offers comfort, dignity and quality of care to individuals and families facing life-limiting illnesses. The focus of hospice care is not to cure disease but rather to keep pain and other symptoms controlled. Hospice of Nelson County offers many specialized services designed to improve the quality of life for our patients.


Notice of Privacy Practices
  Specifically, Hospice of Nelson County will:
  • Treat the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients served

  • Provide care in the person's home, nursing home or assisted living facility

  • Help control pain through medication and non-drug treatments for pain

  • Manage symptoms to keep the patient more comfortable

  • Coordinate delivery of medications, medical supplies and durable medical equipment related to the illness

  • Provide relief to caregivers who may need a break and time away

  • Offer emotional support and explore resources to assist in coping with the illness

  • Assist patients and families with spiritual care

  • Support family and caregivers by offering counseling, training and information

  • Help people live pain-free and as comfortable as possible to ensure the best possible quality of life

  • Provide a sense of community, comfort and compassion at the end of life

  • Offer bereavement care and support groups to surviving family and friends

  • Honors the wishes of the patient
Hospice of Nelson County does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected status in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment.  For further information about this policy, contact the VP of Human Resources at 513-576-0262.  For TDD and TTY, contact the State Relay by dialing 711.