Hospice of the Golden Isles, Brunswick, GA

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Hospice admission is based on a 3-step process:

  1. The referring physician must determine that, in his or her judgment, during the normal course of the patient’s disease, the patient has a life expectancy of six months or less. If the patient meets this general criterion, the physician can order a hospice evaluation.
  2. A hospice-trained Admissions Nurse then evaluates the patient for eligibility for Hospice care.
  3. If specific admissions criteria are met, and the Adm