Offering educational and clinical resources designed to help hospitals improve quality metrics and meet financial goals through improved prognostication and care coordination for advanced illness patients.Is Your Patient Hospice-Eligible?
VITAS clinical staff and dedicated hospital representatives are extensively trained in fulfilling the care needs of advanced illness patients. By providing disease-specific education on end-of-life care, our advanced illness specialists help hospital staff improve prognostication through understanding the signs and symptoms that determine if a patient is hospice-eligible.
VITAS experts work with you to create an educational plan tailored to your hospital’s needs. By partnering with our advanced illness specialists, we can also help your staff understand how best to manage uncontrolled symptoms and lead goals-of-care conversations.
VITAS advanced illness specialists help to support your hospital’s goals of higher-quality care, reduced length of stay, decreased in-house mortality and increased patient satisfaction, by:
VITAS advanced illness specialists further support your hospital’s goal of improved care pathways through our partnership of care meetings where we review data that identifies strengths, trends, and opportunities for quality improvement at your hospital.
VITAS was a shining light in the dark tunnel of seeing my dearest wife’s life ending. I really have no words rich and expressive enough to convey my gratitude for what they did for us. They gave the greatest of humanity and empathy I could expect.- Benjamin Z., Chicago
All the nurses were wonderful. Great bedside manner, gentle with my mom and would explain everything in a way that made it very easy to understand. They were always on time, efficient, compassionate and kind. They have taken care of my father, my sister and my mom.- Lousie D., Texas