End of Life Care
The following services are available to help you with End of Life and Palliative Care.
Palliative Care Team including nursing, hospice and pharmacy specialists reviews patient's care and provides maximal comfort, autonomy and symptom relief to those patients nearing the end of life. Work is done in conjunction with community hospice resources including Hospice of Hancock County. (Volunteer) and Community Health and Counseling Services (Medicare benefit).
Susan Ostertag, MD is Board-certified in Hospice and Palliative Care and serves as Medical Director for the Palliative Care Team and Hancock County Homecare Hospice.
Swing Bed Program