Policies and Procedures

Hospice of San Joaquin works closely with community physicians to ensure the highest quality end-of-life care for their patients.

Research has shown that the majority of Americans would prefer to be at home at the end of life - Hospice makes this possible for most people. 



Physician Policies:

Physician Licensure Verification

Physician Services - Attending Physician's Role

Physician Services - Medical Director

Physician's Responsibility in Managing Hospice Patients

Monitoring Patient's Response / Reporting to Physician