Continuum of Care Every Step of the Way. Our goal is to provide you and your family with a program of care that is centered around your needs and concerns, to respect all patients’ individuality, dignity, values, privacy, and unique response to their illness, allowing you to live with dignity, free of pain and other distressing symptoms. Our decision-making is guided by evidence and expertise.
WHAT IS THE GATEWAY PROGRAM?
The Gateway Program provides continuity of care while our team educates you, your family, and your caregiver regarding hospice care, home health care, private duty nursing, and companion care. Our highly trained staff will share the benefits of all the services we can offer. The Program focuses on easing pain and other discomfort associated with serious illness. The Gateway Program is designed to reduce stress by addressing your emotional, social, and spiritual needs. Our goal is to make sure you and your family maintain a better quality of life.
WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM THE GATEWAY PROGRAM?
- Those who need additional care and support in the home.
- Those who have a life-limiting illness.
- Those who are not receiving curative methodology.
- Those who are open to learning how hospice can benefit the individual, family, and caregiver.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM THE GATEWAY PROGRAM?
Our multi-disciplinary team will provide clinical, emotional, spiritual, and social support while you and your family make an informed decision regarding home health care, home care, and hospice care. Our team offers holistic, competent, medically supportive care focused on the whole person-addressing the physical, psychological, spiritual, cultural, and social needs that you and your family may have. Our professionals focus on relieving suffering and promoting your quality of life, whether your goal is curative care or comfort care.
WHAT HOSPICE CARE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED?
A team of skilled healthcare professionals, including your personal physician, are available to help with decisions about treatment or changes in the direction of care. Expertise in pain and symptom management with nursing staff, home health aides, social workers, spiritual advisors, and therapists available.
HOW DO I ENROLL?
Call your local office to be connected with one of our Patient Advocates. We have teams standing by to discuss your options with you over the phone and make a visit to your home if that is what you prefer.
In the most difficult of times, Gateway Hospice will be there to support you clinically and emotionally in life’s most sacred moments as we stay true to our mission statement each day.