Covering Your Care

When you’re trying to comfort loved ones who are suffering from a terminal illness, the last thing you want to worry about is the price tag. AseraCare Hospice can help you navigate your coverage. Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance companies have a hospice benefit as it relates to a previously diagnosed terminal illness.

These benefits often include managing the symptoms, pain management, and the maintenance of daily activities and functional abilities.
Medicare Hospice Care Part A will pay for:

Services Related to the Diagnosed Illness:

  • Doctor and nursing care
  • Drugs for pain management
  • Counseling services for patient and family
  • 13-month bereavement care for family

Medical Supplies Related to the Diagnosed Illness:

  • Hospital beds and routine mattress changes
  • Canes, crutches and walkers
  • Lifts
  • Shower/bath chairs
  • Bedside commodes
  • Catheters, syringes, dressings and latex gloves
  • Incontinence supplies

Have Specific Questions?

Contact a local AseraCare Hospice financial specialist for help with further questions you have about cost and coverage.
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