J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
- Mon—Sun Open 24 hours
About this location
The J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice is enhancing the way Allina Health Hospice provides end-of-life care in this region. By providing around-the-clock hospice care, we honor the wishes of patients who want to live the remainder of their days in a home-like setting. We also offer their loved ones the ability to step back from being the caregiver and focus on what really matters—being a family.
All the comforts of home when they matter most
The J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice is an alternative to hospice care provided in your home or in a traditional hospital setting. The residential hospice will remind you of a comfortable home in a peaceful neighborhood. There's a landscaped welcoming area that provides safe access around the clock. And we offer a wide range of amenities to make you feel at home:
- 12 private rooms with attached patios
- Sleeping accommodations for family
- Whirlpool spa
- Reflection room
- Two sitting areas
- Landscaped gardens
- Children's play room
- Public and private dining areas
- Kitchen area
- Family gathering room
- Music room
Care by expert hospice professionals
Your care team will work closely with your doctor to meet your physical, emotional and spiritual needs. Along with support provided by nurses, home health aides and social workers, your care could include:
Certified massage therapists can help manage pain, reduce stress, and improve circulation or mobility. Sessions are adapted to meet your comfort level.
Certified music therapists use a variety of music to provide physical, emotional and social comfort.
Therapy pets can help improve emotional and physical conditions, loneliness, depression and loss of mobility. Certified therapists can provide sessions with therapy pets to meet your needs.
Our chaplains provide compassionate support that is inclusive of your personal and spiritual beliefs. Chaplains work with patients and their loved ones from all faith affiliations, religions and cultural backgrounds.
We offer families many grief counseling options throughout the year after the death of a loved one.
Caring volunteers from the community are available to you as helping hands, companions and sympathetic listeners.
Who pays for your care?
The J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice is a Medicare certified facility. Hospice care is covered by most insurers, including Medicare, Medicaid and private insurers. Room and board expenses are separate from the hospice care billed to insurance. Generally, room and board expenses are paid by patients or their families.