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Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care of Maryland

We are a community-based organization on an ongoing mission to find creative solutions which add quality to life. We believe firmly in the patient/family focus of hospice care, recognizing that individuals and families are the experts in their own care.


Four Levels of Care:

General Inpatient

Short-Term

(average length of stay in hours to days)


Location

Nursing Home, Hospital, or Hospice Unit


Patient is having uncontrolled Symptoms (examples includes pain, respiratory distress, vomiting, bleeding)


Physician determines when patient is stable for transfer & hospice SW coordinates transfer to Home, ALF, or NH (Routine Hospice with family)

Continuous Care

Short-Term

(average length of stay is 24-48 hours)


Location

Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home or Home


Physician determines that a nurse is required to stay with the patient for a few hours to frequently medicate and reassess the uncontrolled symptoms

Routine Care

Long Term


Location

Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home or Home


Primary Caregiver: Family, Assisted Living or Nursing Home staff provide care and medications


Hospice Team visits and oversees the plan of care


Patient has terminal disease but has care plan in place for comfort

Respite Care

Max 5 days


Location

At contracted Nursing Home


NH staff care for patient while family has a "respite" period


Respite is scheduled by hospice SW


Programs Offered:

Open Access: Open Access is a hospice program that allows patients currently receiving medical treatments and/or experiencing intense psychosocial issues access to hospice services earlier; a blended model between curative and palliative care. For more info >

Namaste Care: Namaste Care uses person-centered approaches to improve quality of life through meaningful sensory activities that stimulate the senses, promote relaxation, and offer comfort and serenity to those living with dementia. For more info >

Music Therapy: The use of music enhances our lives as a means of teaching, celebrating and expressing ourselves and has been in place for thousands of years. Even when people are no longer conscious or speaking, we can console and comfort them with music. For more info >

Palliative Care: Our Palliative Care program provides clinical symptom management for people living with an advanced illness and emotional support for their families and caregivers. For more info >

Seasons Jewish Services: Seasons Hospice understands there are many levels of religious observance. Through Seasons Jewish Services, we strive to honor the cultural values of our Jewish patients and their family members. Each member of our care team has received training and education about the full spectrum of Judaism, including its practices, laws, traditions and values. For more info >


Inpatient Centers:

A Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center provides a caring environment where patients can get help for their symptoms. It is a place where loved ones may spend hours or days with the patient, providing the warmth and comfort that family and friends can offer. For more info >

Northwest Hospital Inpatient Center
5401 Old Court Road
Randallstown, MD 21133 888-523-6000
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Franklin Square Medical Center Inpatient Center
9000 Franklin Square Drive 3 South A
Baltimore, MD 21237 888-523-6000
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Sinai Hospital Inpatient Center
2401 W. Belvedere Ave.
Mount Pleasant Building
Baltimore, MD 21215 888-523-6000
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Insurances Accepted:

Medicare, Medicaid and the majority of private insurance plans have a hospice benefit that covers costs associated with hospice care.

Aetna Health Management Maryland Physicians Care
Amerigroup Community Care MedStar Family Choice, Inc.
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield MultiPlan, Inc.
CIGNA Network Health Services
Coventry Health Care Preferred Health Network of Maryland, Inc.
Evergreen Health Plan Riverside Health of Maryland, Inc.
Jai Medical Systems, Inc. Tri-Care
Johns Hopkins Health Care UnitedHealthcare
Kaiser Permanente Veterans Administration