Samaritan’s expert healthcare team is here for you and your family. We have been providing comfort, support, and dignity for patients and their families living with serious illnesses in Washington Township and the Gloucester County community since 1980. Samaritan offers compassionate end-of-life care but also additional programs and services to meet you at any stage of chronic or serious illness. Our goal is to help you and those who care about you to live your best life every day.
Samaritan hospice in Washington Township is provided wherever you live – whether it’s in your home, assisted living facility, or nursing home community. Once you contact us, we will schedule an appointment for a hospice nurse to visit your home. The hospice nurse will ask for details about the patient’s situation, including diagnosis, symptoms, medications, and current doctors. Then, once hospice election forms are completed, the patient will begin receiving care from our hospice team, which consists of:
After the initial hospice assessment, your hospice nurse will create a personalized plan of care. The variety of services included in our Washington Township hospice care in home program are:
You also have access to two conveniently located inpatient hospice facilities in Voorhees and Mount Holly. These inpatient hospice centers offer an extra layer of care if you experience severe pain and symptoms due to your serious illness.
In addition to our hospice program, Samaritan also offers palliative care services focused on improving the quality of life for patients facing treatment serious illnesses. Our team of skilled healthcare professionals visit patients in Washington Township to relieve pain, manage symptoms, and allow them to maintain their dignity and independence during treatment. Our services extend beyond medical treatments, incorporating emotional support, counseling, and guidance navigating complex healthcare decisions.
Instead of visiting a traditional doctor’s office, patients can receive primary care services in the comfort of their own homes. Samaritan’s at-home primary care program includes the general medical care that individuals receive for routine check-ups, prevention, and treatment of common illnesses. Our primary care team emphasizes the continuity of care and development of strong relationships between patients and their healthcare providers.
Samaritan is a trusted choice for individuals and families seeking healthcare and end-of-life support. Our long-standing reputation for providing compassionate and expert care has earned us the title of Superior Performer by Strategic Healthcare Programs. Our holistic approach addresses not only the physical needs of patients but also their emotional and spiritual well-being. We are proud of our affiliations with local organizations and are a preferred partner of Virtua Health and Jefferson Health.
Our exceptional service is evident in the testimonials shared by families who have experience with our Washington Township, NJ hospice and highlight the quality of care we provide.
“In the past when we heard the word ‘hospice,’ it translated into negative thoughts for us. However, moving forward we will now have our experience at Samaritan that will help us with our fear of hospice.” -Colleen P.
“From beginning to the end, God blessed us with a dynamic, efficient and caring team. Their love, support, and diligence greatly assisted us in our journey. You will never be forgotten. Having a team that understood the superior level of care that I desired for my husband and the willingness to adhere to it was very important to me… An abundance of thanks for a team that demonstrated the highest of standards of your company.” BD
“As soon as your team came with equipment, guidance, and supplies, a huge weight was lifted off all of us. I have always been a big fan of hospice, and even more so now that I am experiencing it.” EM
At Samaritan, we believe that families in South Jersey deserve top-notch hospice, palliative, and primary care no matter where they live. Even if you reside outside of Washington Township, you can still benefit from our service in the following areas:
Interested in learning more about our Washington Township, NJ hospice or other services? Call Samaritan today and speak with one of our nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (855) 337-2808 or submit our patient referral form online.
If you need information about other health, human, financial, or legal resources in the area, please visit the Township of Washington official website.