Founded in 1980, Samaritan was established by dedicated volunteers marking the inception of South Jersey’s first hospice. Today, after nearly four decades of service, Samaritan has evolved into the largest hospice organization serving Camden County and the South Jersey area. We now offer a comprehensive range of services, including at-home and inpatient hospice care, palliative care, and primary care, catering to the diverse healthcare needs of the community.
Samaritan’s at-home hospice services in Camden County, New Jersey mean we travel to wherever rteh patient calls home, be it their house, nursing home, even a hospital room. We also provide care in a dedicated hospice inpatient facility.
Whether in private homes or care facilities, Samaritan’s hospice team is dedicated to delivering the highest quality of support and comfort.
All you have to do is get in touch with us, and we’ll quickly arrange for a hospice nurse to come and visit you and your place. The nurse will ask about important details like your diagnosis, symptoms, medications, and the doctors you’re seeing. Once the necessary paperwork is taken care of, our at-home hospice team will provide you with the care you need. Our team includes:
In Camden County, NJ, the hospice team engages in home visits, offering personalized care to patients residing in different towns. Families of patients can have peace of mind knowing that their loved ones are receiving attentive care and support with our comprehensive array of services including:
If you experience severe pain or other intense symptoms that require continued clinical supervision, you can choose to use Samaritan’s inpatient hospice level upon your hospice nurse’s recommendation.
Samaritan’s inpatient hospice facility in Camden County, NJ is conveniently located in Voorhees. A second inpatient facility is also located in Mount Holly. This is a worthwhile option for hospice patients who need a more supportive environment where their specialized needs can be met.
Samaritan’s palliative care program is designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals confronting serious illnesses by tending to their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs in the comfort of their own homes.
If you are receiving treatment for a chronic illness and the treatment causes side-effects such as nautia, palliative care can help.
The team works in partnership with patients, their families, and healthcare providers to create customized care plans. Taking a holistic approach, Samaritan’s palliative care program encompasses alleviating pain, reducing stress and anxiety, and offering support in navigation complicated medical decisions.
Samaritan’s at-home primary care program is a convenient choice for anyone who faces challenges traveling to a medical office. Our dedicated primary care physicians provide in-home visits across Camden County, ensuring that patients maintain the healthiest version of themselves. We prioritize the establishment of long-term relationships between patients and healthcare providers, fostering continuity of care and individualized treatment plans. With a diverse range of services, we strive to meet the unique needs of each patient.
Samaritan is a well-respected and trusted organization renowned for our unwavering dedication to providing compassionate and individualized care. With years of experience, our commitment to excellence has earned us the distinction of being a Superior Performer recognized by the Strategic Healthcare Programs. Our active engagement within the community further solidifies our commitment to improving the lives of those we serve. We take pride in our affiliations as proud members of the Home Care and Hospice Association of NJ and the Chamber of Commerce of Southern NJ.
The dedication we have to delivering exceptional services is evident through these firsthand testimonials from families who have experience our hospice services in Camden County, NJ:
“How deeply thankful I am for you kindness, care, concern and efforts. It’s rare in today’s time to find an organization so committed and caring and willing to lend support to one who is in the last stages of their life… treat me and her with the highest level of concern, commitment and grace as you did. You helped make the final time of my mother’s life shine with love, brightness, and joy …Your organization is outstanding … “ – W.B., Haddon Heights, NJ
“Thank you for the wonderful care you gave to our mom. Your kindness, thoughtfulness and gentleness was evident with each kind word, gentle touch and heartfelt gesture you made.” J.W., Westville, NJ
Thank you for caring for my husband. The care, patience and love you extended to him was God sent. You were never too busy to come and do whatever was needed.” N.W., Chesilhurst, NJ
“They treated him with dignity and respect and made our lives as pleasant as possible during this horrific time. Everyone was VERY knowledgeable. I couldn’t have gotten through without them.” M.B., Cherry Hill, NJ
“The compassion demonstrated by Samaritan towards our family during this very difficult time was remarkable. Thank you Samaritan for integrating the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of [my wife] and her entire family …” RR, Pennsauken, NJ
Families deserve quality hospice, palliative, and primary care wherever they live in Camden County NJ. That includes:
Not located in Camden County? We serve patients and their families in a 2,200 square mile area including:
If you’re seeking information on health, human, financial, or legal resources in Camden County, visit the official website of Camden County for help.