University Hospice is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to meet the needs of terminally ill patients, their families and loved ones, by providing comprehensive palliative (comfort) care focusing on physical, social, emotional and spiritual support. Hospice care is delivered in the home, nursing facility, and the in-patient setting. University Hospice serves Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens. University Hospice is licensed by the State of New York and is certified by Medicare and Medicaid. University Hospice is a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Association (NHPCO), the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of New York State (HPCANYS) and is accredited by the Joint Commission of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
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Added: Jan 17, 2006