The Samaritan Center at Voorhees offers a soothing setting when you or your loved one’s needs are best met in an out-of-home setting. These needs include:
Amenities of our Voorhees hospice facility include:
While most hospice care is provided where you live, there are times when severe pain or other symptoms require an advanced level of care that is better provided during a short stay in an inpatient hospice facility.
If your loved one’s needs intensify, your hospice nurse may recommend a transfer to one of Samaritan’s inpatient hospice centers for a short-term stay.
Or a hospital liaison might recommend a transfer to one of Samaritan’s hospice centers if you or your loved one is admitted to the hospital with severe pain or symptoms from serious illness.
The inpatient level of hospice care is comprehensive hospice services with round-the-clock professional supervision to ensure proper administration of medications and treatments. The goal of this inpatient hospice care service is to control severe pain and symptoms so that you or your loved one can return home to family and familiar surroundings, if possible, and resume hospice care at home.
We encourage you to speak directly with our nurses about our Voorhees, New Jersey hospice center. Call us 24/7 at (855) 337-1916.
Hospice treatment is offered as a benefit of Medicaid, Medicare, and the Veterans Administration. The majority of commercial insurance plans also provide hospice with applicable co-pays and deductibles. The staff of our Voorhees hospice is available to help patients and families in understanding and securing eligible coverage and care options. Click the link to find out more about paying for hospice care in Camden County.
Respite care services offer a planned, short-term break for unpaid family caregivers from the challenges of assisting a loved one with an advanced illness.
Many families commit to caring for their loved ones so that they may remain in the familiar surroundings of home. The physical, emotional, spiritual and financial demands on the family, however, can become overwhelming without an occasional break such as respite care. Respite care, where a person receiving Samaritan’s hospice care may transfer to our inpatient Voorhees, NJ hospice center for up to five days, provides some much-needed time for rest and recuperation. Learn more >>
There are times when you or your loved one are unable to remain in your home — or to return to your home after a hospital or inpatient hospice stay. This can happen for a variety of reasons such as there is no one available to care for you in your home, or transportation would prove too burdensome.
Samaritan’s Voorhees, NJ hospice facilities now offer you and your loved one the opportunity to receive our gentle care from experienced clinicians within the serenity and comfort of our home-like centers. Learn more>>