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WHAT IS HOSPICE

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

WHO PAYS FOR HOSPICE?

PALLIATIVE CARE

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ABOUT RIVERCROSS

Who is Eligible for Hospice?

The Hospice Benefit is available to anyone with a life expectancy of six months or less if the terminal illness or disease runs its normal course.

General Guidelines: When is Hospice Appropriate?

Common Eligible Diagnoses

Patients with any of the following illnesses or end-stage diseases may be appropriate for a hospice referral once eligibility criteria are met:

Kansas On-Call
1.877.291.9690

Oklahoma On-Call
1.888.617.2273

Rivercross Hospice has a Rapid Response Team that provides immediate care for patients
24 hours a day,
7 days a week.

RESOURCES

Click here to download
Hospice Reference Guide
(pdf)

Click here to download
Common Hospice Misconceptions

(pdf)