This home – Kern County’s first and only freestanding in-patient hospice home – will expand Hoffmann’s ability to provide hospice services to all hospice-eligible patients. This beautiful homelike, 18 bed hospice facility will be professionally staffed with registered nurses 24-hours per day, as well as social services, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers. Patients will receive daily personal visits from physicians to provide unparalleled hospice care in Kern County.
The home will feature many spaces and amenities to make the hospice home
a comfortable environment for our patients and their families. The aesthetically comforting and visually pleasing interior decorations throughout the home will create an intimate, home-like feel. Each patient room will be designed to comfort our patients.
Hoffmann Hospice is the exclusive provider of “Have you had the talk?” in Kern County and the Antelope Valley. We have chosen to provide this information to support our community and neighbors in being as prepared as possible for when a serious illness occurs. It can be overwhelming to think about how and where to begin planning for such an event however the benefits for not only yourself but for your family are invaluable. Hoffmann Hospice supports the community and can support your family by facilitating family conversations. We will show you how to clarify your wishes, organize paperwork and put your wishes in writing, have the talk with the people that you love and be informed of additional services and resources. So many times this aspect of life is not planned out and when it occurs, it is not only devastating to the individual but to the family. Give those you love a gift by being as prepared as possible for the end of life by having the talk now.