VITAS Inpatient Hospice Unit at the Sunrise Health and Rehabilitation Center

4800 N. Nob Hill Rd.

Sunrise, FL 33351

When a hospice patient requires care beyond what can be provided at home, VITAS offers inpatient care at the Sunrise Health and Rehabilitation Center, in a comfortable, home-like environment.

We know that a medical crisis has brought you to our inpatient unit at the Sunrise Health and Rehabilitation Center. Our goal is to take care of you and your loved one through this difficult time.

Our highly professional, interdisciplinary team makes sure each patient and family member gets individualized, round-the-clock care.

The VITAS Inpatient Hospice Unit Team

A VITAS IPU team manager

Team Manager

The team manager oversees all patient care in the inpatient hospice unit.
A VITAS physician

Physician

The physician closely monitors the progression of the patient’s illness, prescribes appropriate medications and coordinates care with other members of the team.
A VITAS hospice nurse

Hospice Nurse

The hospice nurse is skilled in assessing and managing pain and other symptoms. A nurse may also help with personal care.
A VITAS social worker

Social Worker

The social worker acts as a friendly and skilled listener and provides emotional support.
A VITAS chaplain

Chaplain

The chaplain ministers to the spiritual needs of patients and families of all faiths, and can work with their clergy.
A VITAS bereavement specialist

Bereavement Specialist

The bereavement specialist provides grief and loss support to the patient's loved ones.
A VITAS volunteer

Volunteer

The hospice volunteer can bring music or a Paw Pals animal companion, and spends quality time with the patient and family.
The VITAS Care Team

Is your patient ready for hospice?

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