|Local Hospice Organizations
New York County
|Calvary Hospital Hospice|
|1740 Eastchester Road|
|Bronx, NY 10461|
|Calvary Hospital is the only fully accredited acute care specialty hospital exclusively providing palliative care for adult advanced cancer patients in the United States. Calvary Hospital is based in the Bronx, New York with a campus in Brooklyn. We provide palliative care, which is the active treatment of the symptoms, not the cure of the disease, in order to make our patients as comfortable as possible. Our programs include inpatient care, case management, outpatient care, hospice, home care and support programs for families and friends.
|Hospice of New York|
|45-18 Court Square|
|Long Island City, NY 11101|
|John A. Chermack|
|Nassau County Phone Number 516-222-1211. Hospice of New York serves patients in the New York City metropolitan and suburban areas and Nassau County. The central office in Long Island City.|
|MJHS Hospice & Palliative Care|
|39 Broadway, Ste. 200|
|New York, NY 10006|
|MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care is one of the largest not-for-profit hospice programs in the region, offering pediatric and adult hospice patients care when and where needed: at home, in assisted living communities, nursing homes and hospitals across Greater New York.|
MJHS helps adult and pediatric patients and their families live life to the fullest when dealing with a life-limiting illness by easing suffering, upholding dignity, affirming values and improving quality of life. As a charitable not-for-profit, we are committed to delivering compassionate expert care, offering peace of mind and providing comfort.
Our interdisciplinary team includes: hospice medical directors; registered nurses; medical social workers; ministers/chaplains/rabbis/spiritual advisors; creative arts therapists; home health aides; bereavement counselors; pediatric counselors for patients and their families; physical, occupational and speech therapists; volunteers; and nutritionists. Our team is accustomed to caring for patients who are as diverse as New York. We are also the largest program under Jewish auspices and meet the specialized needs of the diverse cultural and religious Jewish community, including Holocaust survivors, immigrants and adherents to Halacha. Services start within 24-48 hours of referral in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau County, the Bronx and Manhattan.
Also included in our services is The Molly and Jack Zicklin Hospice Residence in Riverdale with 16 suites, the Muriel and Harold Block Residence in the Bronx with 16 suites, and the MJHS Hospice Residential Inpatient Unit with 16 suites on the grounds of Menorah Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn.
The residential hospice inpatient unit is the first in New York City to care for children as well as adults.
For more information, visit www.mjhshospice.org.
|VNSNY Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. |
|New York, NY 10001|
|(212) 609-1920, Referral Center|
|Visiting Nurse Service of New York Hospice Care is a program of hope and humanity, staffed by people who combine sensitivity and compassion with professional knowledge and skill. Our program gives patients and their families time together at home, enabling them to make the most of each day. Our goal is to promote comfort and quality of life for terminally ill patients by providing the best medical, emotional and spiritual care at home. For the family and friends of hospice patients, we provide the emotional and spiritual support they need to make it through this difficult time.
Included in our services is a hospice residence with a total of 8 beds.|