Hospice House

Hospice of San Joaquin’s Hospice House is the first and only residential living center for hospice patients in San Joaquin County.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is a residential living center and who qualifies to be a resident?

Hospice of San Joaquin’s Hospice House is a residential care facility for patients looking for an alternative to home-based hospice care. This service is offered to those who fit a combination of the following conditions:

  • patient lives alone without a primary caregiver or lives with an elderly or frail caregiver.
  • patient has health problems requiring around-the-clock professional aid.
  • patient needs extra support in advancing illness during the final weeks of life.
  • patient has symptoms or pain which become too complex to be managed in the home.


Why reside in our Hospice House?

Our residential living center offers 24-hour nursing care, meals, laundry, activities, and all the amenities of a cozy home. Features include:

  • Six private patient suites, each with an additional bed to accommodate visitors and family members.
  • Individual bathrooms with caregiver accessibility.
  • Reading and private conversation areas.
  • Family dining room.
  • Individual patios accessible from patient suites.


Cost of Living in the Hospice House

While hospice care is not billed to the family, a sliding scale fee is assessed for room and board. However, no one will be turned away based on financial reasons.