AIM Palliative Home Health: Your Hospice Alternative

A hospice alternative, AIM Home Health is an option even after hospice criteria is met.

Sometimes there’s no medicine better than hope, and no comfort more than home — especially when you or a loved one is facing a terminal illness. The AIM Palliative Home Health team is a hospice alternative that meets hospice criteria for certified hospice and palliative care professionals, and we bring our compassion and expertise to your familiar surroundings. AIM Home Health provides in-home palliative care, including interventional pain management, and positive support for patients who continue to actively fight an illness, no matter what the prognosis.

As part of The Carpenter Health Network’s continuum of care, AIM Palliative Home Health provides specialized care according to individuals’ evolving needs; and we treat each and every one of our patients with dignity and compassion. Our team serves patients across Louisiana and Southeast Texas.

The AIM Home Health Team

AIM Palliative Home Health staff and services focus on helping individuals actively fight a terminal illness, even during late phases that require interventional pain management, while maintaining hope and living life to its fullest.

The AIM Palliative Home Health team provides crucial services:

  • Expert care & interventional pain management for symptoms & pain associated with terminal illnesses
  • Social services support
  • Emotional & spiritual support
  • Treatment strategy & guidance
  • Support for family & friends

AIM Palliative Home Health is fully staffed to meet your in-home palliative needs:

  • Board-certified hospice & palliative care physicians
  • Registered nurses
  • Licensed practical nurses
  • Certified nursing assistants
  • Social workers
  • Chaplains

 Learn more about AIM Home Health, a non hospice alternative.

Read answers to frequently asked questions about this non-hospice alternative.

Services from Your Hospice Alternative

As a trusted hospice alternative, the AIM Palliative Home Health team is here to ensure that patients receive the attentive care they need in the comfort and security of their own homes. Our services help terminally ill patients, including those who meet hospice criteria for admittance, manage pain and symptoms as well as make healthcare decisions with a supportive and specialized team to guide them.

AIM Palliative Home Health provides an array of services, including these:

  • Basic care for symptoms & pain associated with terminal illnesses
  • Social services support
  • Emotional & spiritual support
  • Treatment strategy & guidance
  • Support for family & friends
The AIM Palliative Home Health team is specialized in providing care to patients with terminal illnesses. We’re able to transition with our patients if and when they choose hospice, giving them peace of mind that consistent caregivers are always by their sides.

 

For more information about how Palliative Care can help to extend life, please read this: www.acscan.org/content/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/NEJM-Early-Palliative-Care-for-Patients-with-Lung-Cancer.pdf 

Locations Served

AIM Palliative Home Health provides hospice alternative services in the following locations:

  • Louisiana
    • Alexandria
    • Baton Rouge
    • Breaux Bridge
    • Covington
    • Houma
    • Lafayette
    • LaPlace
    • Monroe
    • New Orleans
    • Ruston
    • Shreveport
    • Sibley
    • Thibodaux
  • Texas
    • Houston

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