Physicians: Provide medical oversight for the plan of care of each patient and are all board certified in hospice and palliative care medicine.
Registered Nurses: Make regular patient visits and are highly trained and experienced in pain and symptom management.
Hospice Aides: Help with personal care, such as dressing, bathing and nail care.
Licensed Medical Social Workers: Assist patients and their families with emotional challenges, advance care planning and with navigating logistical issues, such as, funeral arrangements, insurance and medical costs.
Chaplains: Provide spiritual support to help patients and family members cope with the significant spiritual issues that arise during a terminal illness.
Grief Counselors: Help family members understand their loss and guide them through the grieving process.
Volunteers: Spend time with patients and offer assistance to family members when they need to take a break. Volunteers are available to read to patients, play cards, shop or do errands for a patient, visit bereaved families to offer emotional support, work on special events, provide office support.
Contact Us: We are available by telephone, seven days a week, 24 hours a day to address concerns. Call Hope Hospice RI's Referral Center at (401) 782-0725 or toll free (800) 338-6555 or call the main number at (401) 415-4200.