formerly Southern Tier Hospice and Palliative Care

607.962.3100

LifeBeat

  • "Our family would like to thank everyone involved in my husband's care. You helped us to fulfill his final wish and make his final journey from home. You are all amazing and special; you took great care of him as well as his family."

  • "Your caring staff is so valuable to families during critical times. Your support is very comforting and appreciated. We are truly grateful."

  • "We were blessed with the loving care you gave our Dad. The nurse was great and treated him like he was part of her family. We are forever grateful for all of you. Thank you."

  • "To the Hospice folks, words cannot express our thanks and appreciation for your tender touch and loving professionalism during our Dad's illness. We will always remember our nurse's expert skills and abilities as well as her personal touch. "

  • "We want to thank everyone who cared for our Mother. Everyone was so nice and caring and went over and beyond what we could have hoped for. Thank you all."

CareFirst LifeBeat is a specialized hospice program designed to provide excellent cardiac care at home. The program works with your primary physician to design the best plan of care.

The goal of the CareFirst LifeBeat program is to reduce unnecessary hospital visits, increase quality of life, provide support for your family, and enable you to remain in your home while receiving quality care.

  • Learn how to manage symptoms and maximize quality of life
  • Prevent moments of crisis, keeping you out of the hospital
  • Make the most of appointments with your doctor
  • Have medication and equipment covered in full and delivered to your home
  • Education and support to enable you and other family members to give care with confidence
  • 24 hour on-call service to answer questions and come to you in times of crisis
  • Respite to give your caregiver time to run errands and rejuvenate
  • Assistance with planning for the future.

Download our brochure to learn more about CareFirst LifeBeat.

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