Home-based Care

1. Routine Home Care: Patient receives hospice care at
the place he/she resides.
2. Continuous Home Care: Patient receives hospice care consisting predominantly of licensed nursing care on a continuous basis at home. Continuous home care is only furnished during brief periods of crisis and only as necessary to maintain the terminally ill patient at home.

Inpatient Care

3. General Inpatient Care: Patient receives general inpatient care in an inpatient facility for pain control or acute or complex symptom management which cannot be managed in other settings.

4. Inpatient Respite Care: Patient receives care in an approved facility on a short-term basis in order to provide respite for the caregiver.