HOSPICE

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a compassionate program for those with a limited life expectancy in a home care setting or a contracted skilled nursing facility. Offers 24 hour nursing care with an emphasis on pain and symptom management. Spiritual and emotional counseling available as well as support groups for the family and caregivers. Also provides physical, occupational and speech therapy as well as medical social work.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaPatchogue, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityPatients with limited life expectancy.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesMedicare, Blue Cross, Medicaid and private insurance. Services based on need, not ability to pay.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24 hours
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameMarilyn Silva
Contact's PositionHospice Director of Patient Services
Physical Site Address 1Carrol and Henrietta Swezey Medical Pavilion; 105 W. Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPatchogue, NY 11772-3003
Mailing Address 1Carrol and Henrietta Swezey Medical Pavilion; 105 W. Main Street
Mailing City, State, ZipPatchogue, NY 11772-3003
Main Phone(631)687-2960
Fax(631)687-2970
Program Emailmsilva@bmhmc.org
Web Addresswww.brookhavenhospital.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateOct11
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
BROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: HOSPICE
Affiliated Services: HOSPICE