How do you pay for in-hospice care?
Hospice care is one of the easiest places in which anyone could pay for. People dealing with end-of life experience shouldn’t be dealing with the stress in having to pay for all these services.
Which is why there are many benefits in financial support for hospice care to make it easier for families and patients to have.
Learn more about the different option plans offered for hospice payments.
How to pay for hospice care?
Hospice care offers many eligible benefits in which helps people cover for hospice care costs. There isn’t a deductible for any services in which are offered in the hospice facility.
Everything is covered and all services can be used for the patients.
Medicare, Medicaid or other personal insurances can help cover hospice services. Medicaid and Medicare are similar benefits that offer the same number of services covered.
There is an eligibility required before being emitted into a hospice facility. A patient must have the approval of their health care provider with a diagnosis and a 6 month or less life expectancy.
Medicaid and Medicare
Medicare: is a federal program in which helps provide coverage for health issues and support. People that qualify have to be 65 years of age or older.
Medicaid: This is also similar to Medicare and offers coverage for those who have low income status.
There are many benefits for veteran’s care that can also help cover certain cost for hospice.
Sometimes when families don’t have insurance or qualify for Medicaid or Medicare, they have a grant in donations from organizations that will help cover cost for that patient.
To learn more whether you qualify for any insurance benefits, reach out to us for more information.
SAHARA HOSPICE CARE
140 Eldridge Rd Suite B 1, Sugar Land, TX 77478