As a Hospice of the South Coast Patient, Can I Choose to Stop Receiving Services?

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Yes. Sometimes a patient’s health improves or their illness goes into remission. Your physician or our Medical Director may feel that you no longer qualify for our care. Also, as a Hospice of the South Coast patient, you may choose to stop receiving care for any reason. If you stop your care, you will receive the type of insurance coverage that you had before electing Hospice of the South Coast’s care, such as the Original Medicare or Medi-Cal Plan or a Medicare+Choice Plan. If you are eligible, you can return, electing to receive care from Hospice of the South Coast at any time.