RVNAhealth Hospice Services

Our hospice care is multi-disciplinary, and all encompassing, tailored to match the needs of each individual and family. RVNAhealth offers the following services to all our hospice patients:

  • Expert medical care and symptom management
  • On-call 24/7 physician, nursing and pharmacy support
  • Emotional, social, and spiritual support
  • Personal care to support daily living activities
  • Social worker services
  • Medical equipment, supplies, and medication related to terminal illness
  • Access to financial, legal, and transportation resources
  • Caregiver support and counseling for family and friends
  • Access to RVNAhealth hospice volunteers
  • Bereavement support for 13 months
  • Seamless access to RVNAhealth’s family of health services: skilled nursing, physical therapists, and non-medical caregivers

ComfortWELL services can be seamlessly supported by other RVNAhealth WELL service families to offer coordinated care from our qualified team of health professionals.

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At RVNAhealth, our patients and their families remind us of why we love what we do.

Thank you for your professional, personalized care, compassion, and kindness. Your knowledge, confidence, and direction helped me tremendously.”

RVNAhealth Hospice Family

Hospice News Articles

Julissa Garcia-Perez, Director of QAPI and Compliance, and Sally Santana, MHA, Hospice Director

New Directors Appointed to Our Growing Team

We are pleased to announce two additions to our leadership team: Julissa Garcia-Perez, Director of Quality Assurance/Process Improvement (QAPI) and Compliance, and Sally Santana, MHA, Hospice Director.
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The Fairfield County Giving Day logo and a photo of a patient and family member and caregiver

Give Where You Live – Support RVNAhealth on Fairfield County’s Giving Day!

Fairfield County's Giving Day, on Feb. 27, is dedicated to unleashing generosity and supporting more than 400 nonprofits doing good work to make our community a vibrant place for all. This year, RVNAhealth will be directing contributions to ComfortWELL: Hospice Care to Provide Comfort and Peace.
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On a tour of his boyhood in Danbury, Ed Siergiej look out the window of an ambulance at Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, where he, his parents and brother were parishioners.

A Hospice Patient Revisits His Boyhood Past

Above: Edward Siergiej looks out the window at Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, where he, his parents and sister had been parishioners since 1925. World War II paratrooper. Educator. Grandfather.
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Hospice Social Workers: Advocates for Patients and Their Families

When an individual diagnosed with a life-limiting illness becomes an RVNAhealth Hospice patient, Cynthia Merritt, LCSW, is often the first member of our hospice team to meet and welcome the patient and family.
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Julissa Garcia-Perez, Director of QAPI and Compliance, and Sally Santana, MHA, Hospice Director

New Directors Appointed to Our Growing Team

We are pleased to announce two additions to our leadership team: Julissa Garcia-Perez, Director of Quality Assurance/Process Improvement (QAPI) and Compliance, and Sally Santana, MHA, Hospice Director.
Read More
The Fairfield County Giving Day logo and a photo of a patient and family member and caregiver

Give Where You Live – Support RVNAhealth on Fairfield County’s Giving Day!

Fairfield County's Giving Day, on Feb. 27, is dedicated to unleashing generosity and supporting more than 400 nonprofits doing good work to make our community a vibrant place for all. This year, RVNAhealth will be directing contributions to ComfortWELL: Hospice Care to Provide Comfort and Peace.
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