L'chaim Jewish Hospice Program
For further information, call Catholic Hospice and ask for the L'chaim Jewish Hospice Program at the numbers listed below. Miami-Dade: 305.822.2380
Toll Free: 1.800.533.3933
A service of Catholic Hospice
Services include medications, medical supplies and equipment, inpatient care, respite care, continuous care, counseling services at home for patient and family, bereavement counseling and support groups, specially trained volunteers, physicians, nurses, social workers, Rabbinic visitations and 24 hour on-call services
Patients do not submit or process complicated paperwork or bills. L'chaim Jewish Hospice Program honors all Medicare and Medicaid HMO's regardless of insurance plans.
Hospice services are covered by most insurance plans, as well as Medicare and Medicaid, under a special Hospice Benefit.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Hospice care is available to people of all ages, including children, with a limited life expectancy resulting from any illness.
Your insurance plan, Medicare or Medicaid pay Hospice directly for services provided.
The L'chaim Jewish Hospice Program serves patients with the following diagnoses: Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease) Cancer Cardiac/Heart Disease Emphysema or other Breathing Disorders Hematologic/Blood Disorders Neurological Disorders including Parkinson's Disease Renal / Kidney Disease Stroke / Coma, Any other medical condition or situation with a limited life expectancy of six months or less