Who is eligible for Hospice?

Hospice is available to all terminally ill individuals and their families regardless of their age, gender, race, nationality, creed, sexual orientation, physical condition, availability of primary caregiver, or ability to pay. Anyone can refer a patient to Catholic Hospice. To be admitted, a patient must:

• Agree to treatment aimed at comfort rather than cure.

• Have an incurable disease with a life expectancy of six months or less, as certified
by a physician. Catholic Hospice serves patient with all diagnoses, including: AIDS,
Alzheimer's, Cancer, Cardiac Disease, Congenital Disorders, Gastro-Intestinal
Disease, Hematologic Disorders, Neurological Disorders and Renal Disease.

• Live in Miami-Dade, Browad or Monroe County at the time of service.

For more information, or to make a referral, call the Admissions Department at 305.822.2380 or 954.676.5465