Do you know someone that may benefit from residential hospice care?
How To Refer a Patient
If you are interested in referring a patient / client to our residential facility please follow the instructions below. Our Intake and Assessment Team await your referral.
MON TO FRI (ADMINSTRATION OFFICE HOURS 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
FAX the completed Common Referral Form and other relevant information to Matthews House Hospice on 705-435-2755.
CALL Matthews House Hospice on 705-435-7218 to confirm receipt of the information.
Contact and consultation with referring individuals will be made by our Intake & Outreach Coordinator, or Manager of Hospice Services, Fran Barbati to affirm our intake and assessment criteria is being met.
An appointment will be made, if necessary, with client and/or family to explain protocols, and reaffirm palliative care only.
Our Intake and Assessment Team will review and decide each case individually. Matthews House Hospice operates a residential wait list.
Matthews House Hospice will contact the family, CCAC &/or hospital to confirm the decision and discuss any further arrangements that are required.
AFTER OFFICE HOURS OR DURING THE WEEKEND
Please contact Matthews House Hospice DIRECT at 705-435-7218 and speak to the Nurse on duty. Common Referral Forms can be FAXED TO: 705-435-2755.