These are guidelines only; clinical judgment is required
Must have established AIDS diagnosis
Decision has been made to forego antiretroviral, antibacterial, antifungal, chemotherapeutic and prophylactic drug therapy related specifically to the AIDS diagnosis
Chronic, persistent diarrhea
Significant weight loss of 10% or more in past three months
CD4 count < 25 cells/mcL (or)
Persistent viral load > 100,000 copies/ml (and)
PPS < 50% with AIDS defining infection
History of frequent opportunistic infections
CHF at rest
AIDS dementia complex
Roze Room Hospice can also assist by visiting your patient in their home to determine if hospice is appropriate. If you have a patient who appears to be meeting any of these indications, an in-home assessment by one of our trained nurses may be informative.We are also available to help assist in the hospice conversation with a patient and their family.
Refer a Patient
Referrals can be made to Roze Room Hospice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Roze Room can support your team during conversations with patients, residents and families about hospice care.