Hospice Massage TherapyMassage Therapy

Pain, tension and anxiety often settle into the tissues of the body causing discomfort. Using a sequence of therapeutic strokes, massage therapy is used to comfort hospice patients on our program by reducing stress, anxiety, and pain. Each massage therapy visit is tailored to the needs of the patient at the time of the visit.

Hospice Massage Therapy Benefits

Therapeutic massage can provide comfort for the following patient concerns:

  • To ease tension, stiffness and pain 
  • To reduce restlessness and anxiety 
  • To promote mind-body connection 
  • To increase circulation
  • To promote better sleep patterns 
  • To increase sense of well-being 
  • To help reduce the discomfort of edema

About Our Massage Practitioners

Samaritan Hospice employs massage practitioners who are licensed by the State of New Jersey.

Support Massage Therapy for hospice patients

Though not required or covered by Medicare, Medicaid and many private insurers, the services of Samaritan Hospice's massage therapists are made possible through generous donations to Samaritan. 

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Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice

Samaritan is South Jersey's leading provider of hospice and palliative care.
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