Tel:(909)946-2255 Fax:(909)946-2205

Questions

Who is Hospice Care for?

Any person with a limited life expectancy and terminal illness including but not limited to Alzheimer’s, heart, lung, renal disease, stroke, and cancer.


Who is Qualified? 


Assuming the disease process follows its  normal course, any person certified by their  attending physician to have a life expectancy of six months or less. 

Will There be a Need for a New Physician?

In addition to the support of the Hospice  Medical Director, the patient can, if they choose, continue to see their Primary Care Physician.


Where is Hospice Provided?

Hospice provides services that promote the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient and family in the patient’s home, or wherever the patient resides. 


How is Hospice Paid for?


Medplus Hospice accepts the Medicare and  Medi-Cal Hospice Benefit. In addition, we work with each patient to maximize the value of whatever Private Insurance is in place.


What Medplus Hospice Offers

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Skilled Nursing

Medications, Medical Equipment, & Supplies provided

Skilled Nursing

• Assess the patient’s physical needs

 • Develop and coordinate a plan of care

 • Ensure symptom control and management 

• Provide continual patient/family education as needed


Certified Home Health Aide


 • Provide direct personal care to the patient

 • Offer emotional support to the patient and family 


Medical Social Workers


 • Assess the patient’s & family’s emotional & social needs

 • Develop a plan of care

  • Provide counseling, referrals & support to meet identified needs 


Chaplain/ Spiritual


 • Assesses patient and family spiritual needs

• Provides direct counseling

• Provides bereavement support

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Levels of Care

Medications, Medical Equipment, & Supplies provided

Skilled Nursing

      •Routine Home Care – Care is provided in the      comfort of the patient’s home under the hospice benefit. 


       •Inpatient Care – Short-term care provided at      a hospital or other inpatient care center only        until the patient’s symptoms are under control.


Respite Care – Temporary inpatient care        provided up to five consecutive days to give the family a needed break. 


Continuous Care – More intense care 

         provided by a nurse  and/or home health aide in the patient’s home environment for a         minimum of 8 hours per day until symptoms are under control. 

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Medications, Medical Equipment, & Supplies provided

Medications, Medical Equipment, & Supplies provided

Medications, Medical Equipment, & Supplies provided

• Durable Medical Equipment for the terminal disease condition 

• Disease specific and pain medications 

• Supplies such as personal care items

 

Volunteer Services 


• Medplus Hospice Volunteers receive comprehensive training by the Volunteer Coordinator.

 • Volunteers are matched with the needs of the patient and family to address many different areas of opportunity for support.

On-Call Staff

Hospice services are available for patients / families twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week throughout the course of care. On-call staff including an administrator, RN, social worker and counselor will be available after office hours, Monday through Friday, and 24 hours a day on weekends.  

Medplus Hospice Services

Our Mission

The Medplus Hospice team is dedicated to providing individuals with care to their needs to ensure the best quality of life during a difficult time. We are committed to recognizing that individuals and families are the true experts in their own care. 


It is a privilege to bring in our team of health professionals to offer personalized services for each patient and their loved ones in preparation for this chapter in their life; to not merely experience sorrow but rather a deeper understanding of life.


Medplus Hospice will focus on enhancing the patient’s quality of life, preserving the patient’s dignity, and dealing with the patient’s end of life issues. 


Our team of professionals will provide education for the patient, family, and community to encourage the use of Hospice services everywhere.



 

Patient services are provided without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability (mental or physical), communicable disease, or place of national origin.

Connect With Us

Send Message

Your insurance plan is welcome with Medplus Hospice

We accept most insurance plans, including Inland Empire Health Plan, LA Care, Care 1st, Health Net, Molina, Blue Shield United Health Care and many more.


If you do not see your health plan listed above, please give us a call and we will be happy to assist you.


 You can call us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

Medplus Hospice Services

555 Benson Avenue, Unit D Upland, California 91786

Toll-Free:(800) 652-0439 Tel: (909)946-2255 Fax: (909)946-2205

JOIN our TEAM

Medplus Hospice Services is seeking for RN's, LVN's and HHA's with Hospice Experience to join our growing team. We are also seeking for compassionate and caring Volunteers to join our team. If this feels like the opportunity you would like to explore, please give us a call.

Better yet, see us in person!

 

We’re proud to offer:                                   

  • Competitive wages
  • Ongoing growth opportunities
  • Flexible shifts and schedules
  • Opportunities to work near your home

Medplus Hospice Services

555 N Benson Avenue, Unit D, Upland, CA 91786

Toll-Free:(800) 652-0439 Tel: (909)946-2255 Fax: (909)946-2205

Office Hours

Open today

09:00 am – 06:00 pm