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Your Rights & Responsibilities
As a home care patient, you have the right to be informed of your rights and responsibilities before the initiation of care/service. when a patient has been judged incompetent, the patient's family or guardian may exercise these rights as described below as they relate to:
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RESPECT AND CONFIDENTIALITY
you have the right:

1. To be treated with consideration, respect, and dignity, including the provision of privacy during care.

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FINANCIAL ASPECTS OF CARE
you have the right:

1. To be informed of the extent to which payment of the hospice services may be expected from Medicare, Medicaid, or any other payer.

SELF DETERMINATION
you have the right:

1. To refuse all or part of your care/treatment to the extent permitted by law and to be informed of the expected consequences of said action.

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Welcome to the Gulf Coast Hospice
 
 
What we Deliver
Gulf Coast Hospice of Houston is locally owned and operated by caring healthcare professionals dedicated to ensuring the utmost comfort to our patients and their families. Care decisions are made locally and immediately– with no need to consult with a corporate office in another city or state.
Services and Solutions
The focus of hospice care is on meeting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the individual, while fostering the highest quality of life possible.Most hospice care is provided in the patient’s home. However, it may take place in a personal care residence, an assisted living facility or a nursing home.
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