PORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTER

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides 16 bed unit to care for individuals and families facing the final stages of terminal illness. Services include: medical and nursing management of physical symptoms, counseling services of a medical social worker, bereavement and pastoral care coordinator, Home Health Aide Services, dietary consultation, physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy, medical supplies, equipment and laboratory services, prescription drugs for pain and symptom control, short-term in-patient admission for symptom management and respite, and bereavement support groups.
Urgent Services ProvidedIn Patient units, one at St.Charles in Port Jefferson and one at Mercy Hospital in Rockville Center. We also provide Home Hospice Services.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk.Nassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation, provides transportation for clients, wheelchair Accessible
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Intake ProcedureReferral required, appointment required, walk in, call
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsIndividual Hospice care for Individuals(child-elderly) facing there Final Stages of Terminal Illness.
Languages SpokenAll
EligibilityResidents of Suffolk and Nassau. Referrals accepted by patients, families, friends or health care professionals. Patients with life expectancy of 6 months or less, has primary care person able to assist with patient's home care. Primary physician can certify patient is in advanced stages of illness and will continue to assume responsibility for medical care.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesPrivate insurance, Medicare, Medicaid.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24hours/7days
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameKim Kramz
Contact's PositionPresident
Contact's EmailKim.Kramz@chsli.org
Physical Site Address 1St. Charles Hospital; 200 Bell Meade Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipPort Jefferson, NY 11777
Mailing Address 1110 Bi County Blvd, Suite114
Mailing City, State, ZipFarmingdale, NY 11735
Main Phone(631)465-6300 (Answering Service 24hr/7days wk); (631)642-4200 (Inpatient Center); (631)465-6363 (Admissions)
Fax(631)828-7494
Program Emaildanielle.perillo@chsli.org
Web Addresshttp://goodshepherdhospice.chsli.org/index.html;http://chsli.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
GOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE
This Program: PORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTER
Affiliated Services: BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPS
PORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTER