Managing Uncontrolled Symptoms

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Should you develop uncontrolled symptoms that cannot be addressed in your current residence, your hospice benefit includes General Inpatient Level of Care provided in a hospice inpatient unit or skilled nursing facility.

In order to continue to receive care from us, any hospitalization related to your diagnosis must be provided at an MJHS Hospice partner facility. View a list of our partner facilities. If your symptoms become unmanageable, call one of our 24/7 numbers.

Bronx and Manhattan

212-649-5555

Brooklyn

718-239-2400

Queens/Nassau

516-239-2400

Be Preprated

Speak to your RN Case Manager at the time of admission to predetermine where you would prefer to be transferred, should you need and additional level of care. It is better to prepared to and family members be informed to avoid added stress.