End of Life Care in Memphis, TN

Supportive end of life care for seniors during this difficult time.

It is impossible to say when a person crosses the threshold and is suddenly approaching their "end of life". There are signs, however, that death is going to happen sooner rather than later. When a senior enters into the expected final six months of their time on earth, a special type of service known as end of life care is available.

End of Life Care in Memphis, TN

End of life care is a comprehensive set of services that addresses a senior's physical, emotional, social, cognitive, and spiritual issues. Our end of life caregivers will work to provide personal care and in home companionship services such as grooming, bathing, light housekeeping and more so that your family can make the most of your time together. Our end of life care team can also work with your loved one's palliative care team to ensures a senior receives the support they need from a number of various specialists including nurses, social workers, clergy, nutritionists, physical therapists, etc. This way, as a team, we can work together to enhance communication between the primary care doctors, the senior, and their loved ones.

While each senior will have different feelings, emotions, expectations, and desires at the end of their life, there are some common themes that should be understood. The thing most seniors want more than anything is companionship. Again, not every senior wants the same thing, but most desire company. Simply sitting next to them, reading, talking, watching television, listening to their stories, and so forth are priceless. These are the final moments that they will take with them, and having a chance to spend them at peace with their loved ones is often the best gift they could receive.

In the end, all of us will face an end of life scenario. Some will go quickly, others will tarry longer. With proper planning and support, your loved one's scenario can be one of peace and dignity. Contact us today to learn more about how our end of life care services could help both your senior and your family during this challenging time.

Comfort Keepers of Memphis, TN provides leading Alzheimer's care, dementia care, respite care and senior care services to the following cities:

Arkabutla, Arlington, Barlett, Binghampton, Byhalia, Coldwater, Collierville, Como, Cordova, Eads, East Memphis, Fisherville, Germantown, Hernando, Hollywood, Holly Springs, Horn Lake, Lake Cormorant, Lakeland, Lynchburg, Memphis, Nesbit, Nonconnah, Olive Branch, Red Banks, Robinsonville, Sarah, Southhaven, Tunica, Walls, Waterford, West Memphis and Whitehaven, TN

 

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