• Here at Standards Hospice in Austin, TX we are committed to making your journey an easy one. We will be there with you every step of the way, and our support continues on to your family. We are honored that you would choose use to take part in this process – and we won’t disappoint.
A great relief we provide for families is the opportunity to talk with our highly qualified social workers on a range of topics. We want our patients to cope with life in the healthiest way possible and we recognize that sometimes it helps to talk through even minor details in order to gain a greater peace of mind. Our social workers are trained to talk families through any potential conflict. They are also more than able to provide counseling on a number of topics and interpersonal relationships that may be affecting the patient.
As you and your family go through this intense process you may feel the desire to share your feelings with other families going through the same thing. We offer monthly support groups in order to give our families a place to express their grief and go through the grieving process with others.
Another bonus here at Standards Hospice is the amount of amazing and qualified volunteers that we have on hand for our patients. Not only do our volunteers lend a helping hand with errands and transportation but they are also here to listen. They will help make life more enjoyable for you and your family.
This is an extremely emotional time for you and your family. You may think that spiritual or emotional advice would be helpful for your peace of mind. For this reason there is a staff chaplain available for your use. They can help guide you through this intensely emotional process and participate in any religious ceremony you may wish to have carried out.
Our qualified hospice aides will become a source of relief for your family. We help families take a break from the often hard task of personal care. You will feel comfortable with our staff as they assist you with any number of personal tasks from bathing to grooming. Our hospice aides are very well trained and will cater to your every need.
Your registered nurse is the key link between you and your team of professionals. They can help answer your questions and keep you connected with the day to day details. Your nurse is here for your every need. They’ll help keep you informed and comfortable during your time with Standards Hospice.
Obtaining and managing medical equipment can be a daunting and overwhelming task. At Standards Hospice we bring all the necessary supplies to you. This creates a more relaxing home environment where you and your loved ones can spend quality time together instead of worrying about even more medical details.
Our specialized care plans are a key component to Standards Hospice. Our qualified professionals will guide you through the ins and outs of hospice care and help you deal with all tasks at hand. They are here to solve any and all questions you may have concerning your time here.
Pain relief is the key to any hospice care program, and here at Standards Hospice we work around the clock to make sure that you are pain free. Our mission is to make sure that all of your symptoms are dealt with in the most efficient and effective manner possible.