Respite Care


Braxton County Memorial Hospital also offers a Respite Care program with four levels of care available to the community.

The Respite Care Program provides caregivers an opportunity for rest periods from the 24-hour care they provide at home. It also allows caregivers the time for a vacation with the comfort of knowing their family member is receiving continued care.

Costs associated with Respite Care are based on the level of care needed and is private pay. Respite is a temporary service and payment is required at the time of admission.

Respite Care is coordinated through Social Services and approved by the appropriate staff. Caregivers need to notify Social Services at least three days prior to the requested admission date.

For more information or to schedule Respite Care, please call 304-364-1028.