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AseraCare - Jackson, TN

AseraCare is one of the nation’s premiere providers of hospice and palliative care services. Our family-centered approach works to ensure that the needs and wishes of both our patients and their family members are met throughout the hospice experience.

Professionals from AseraCare help manage the entire spectrum of challenges and needs related to a terminal diagnosis. It is our objective to help reduce the stress and pressure on our patients and their families, allowing them to make the most of their remaining time together.

This office serves Dyer, Gibson, Crockett, Haywood, Madison, Henderson, Chester, Hardeman, Hardin, Decatur and McNairy counties.

Tollfree Phone: 866-869-4715
Office Phone: 731-660-4283
Office Fax: 731-660-2043

 

Services Offered

  • RN available 24/7 
  • Hospice aides
  • Social worker 
  • Spiritual guidance
  • Bereavement counseling
  • Medical directors to oversee care
  • Respite, inpatient and continuous care

 

 

AseraCare - Jackson has achieved Level Four Partner Status in the We Honor Veterans program, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs. By recognizing the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families, veterans are accompanied and guided through their life stories toward a more peaceful ending. Learn more.

 

Volunteering

Volunteers play an important role in the philosophy of care at AseraCare Hospice. Our volunteers do a number of activities such as sit with patients to provide caregiver relief, read daily devotionals, do crossword puzzles, sing and reminisce with patients about past times.

Volunteers may also provide hair services, nail care and hand/foot massages.

Volunteers are needed in the following areas:

  • Public relations to recruit volunteers and assist public relations manager with referrals
  • Administration for assisting with medical records
  • Indirect care for phone calls to patients and families
  • Bereavement care for follow up with families
  • Direct care and companion care for friendly visits
  • Vigil team to help with patient and family support during crisis management or active dying process

 

       

Contact Sylvia Akins at sylvia.akins@aseracare.com for more information on volunteering.

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