Samaritan was founded by visionary volunteers in 1980 in Moorestown, NJ as Hospice of Burlington County – South Jersey’s first hospice. Almost 40 years later, Samaritan is the largest hospice organization serving Burlington County, now providing at home and inpatient hospice care, palliative care, and primary care.
Samaritan’s at home Burlington County hospice includes a team of hospice professionals dedicated to providing the best care to patients wherever they live. Once we are contacted, a hospice nurse will visit the patient and gather personal contact and medical details. Then, once the hospice election forms are completed, the patient will begin receiving care from our at home hospice team which includes:
The hospice team in Burlington County, NJ conducts house calls to patients across various towns. The program also provides a range of services so families can rest assured their loved ones are well taken care of:
If you encounter intense pain or other severe symptoms that require round-the-clock clinical monitoring and enhanced comfort care, you can choose to utilize Samaritan’s inpatient hospice level with a recommendation from your nurse. Samaritan’s inpatient hospice in Burlington County, NJ is conveniently located in Voorhees. A second inpatient hospice facility is located in Mount Holly, providing a supportive environment for your specialized needs.
Samaritan’s palliative care program aims to improve the quality of life for patients receiving treatment for chronic illnesses by addressing their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs at home. The interdisciplinary palliative care team at Samaritan collaborates with patients, their families, and their healthcare providers to develop personalized care plans. Our holistic approach to palliative care includes pain, stress, and anxiety relief as well as assistance in making complex medical decisions.
Samaritan’s unique at-home primary care program is an ideal option for anyone who has difficulty traveling to a doctor’s office. Our primary care physicians make house calls throughout Burlington County to help keep patients as healthy as possible. Our primary care team focuses on building long-term relationships between patients and their healthcare providers to promote continuity of care and personalized treatment plans through a wide range of services.
Samaritan is a trusted and highly regarded organization known for our commitment to compassionate and personalized care. Our decades of experience, status as a Superior Performer by the Strategic Healthcare Programs, and deep involvement in the community reinforces our dedication to improving the lives we serve. We are also proud members of the Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Marlton Business Association.
Our commitment to providing superior services is reflected in these firsthand testimonials of families who have received our hospice services in Burlington County, NJ:
“The level of care and services provided by Samaritan were more than we ever imagined and the consideration given to me in his last days are sincerely appreciated.” L.S., Marlton, NJ
“Dad passed peacefully with his children by his side. Your care made it all possible. I have been an LPN for over 40 years and was anxious about letting anyone in my ‘I can do it all’ approach. My only regret was not calling hospice sooner!” K.E., Burlington, NJ
“Dad died peacefully without the multiple machines that had kept him alive, but not living for almost 4 weeks. Although his stay was brief [The Samaritan Center at Mount Holly}, two nights, his peaceful death with dignity was compassionate. His family was able to say goodbye. I can’t express how thankful we were to have had the extreme good fortune to find our way to your care. Your staff was efficient, compassionate, and knowledgeable…. “ C.S., Columbus, NJ
“I always felt that my questions about anything related to Samaritan would be answered: personal, personnel, financial, daily procedures, end of life…. This is a letter of gratitude for the quality of life and as much physical, mental, and emotional ease as possible that Samaritan provided our entire family.” N.P., Medford, NJ
Patients and families receive hospice, palliative, and primary care all over Burlington County NJ, including but not limited to:
Not located in Burlington County? We also serve patients:
If you’re interested in learning more about our Burlington County hospice, palliative, and primary care programs, please contact us at (855) 337-2808 or complete our patient referral form to find out how we can help with you or your patient’s needs.
If you need information about health, human, financial, or legal services in Burlington County, visit the official Burlington County website for help.