Referrals

INTEGRIS Hospice referrals may be initiated by a medical professional, community agent, friends, family member or the patient. A nurse will consult with the patient, family and primary care physician to assess whether hospice care is appropriate and desired upon receiving a request for services.

Common disease specific terminal illnesses

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

  • Cancer

  • Cerebral Vascular Accident/Stroke or Coma

  • Alzheimer's

  • Heart Disease/CHF

  • HIV Disease

  • Huntington’s disease

  • Liver Disease

  • Lung Disease/COPD

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Muscular Dystrophy

  • Myasthenia Gravis

  • Parkinson’s disease

  • Chronic renal failure

Hospice care is covered under Medicare, most private insurance plans, HMOs, and other managed care organizations.