How to Get Hospice or Palliative Care

Hospice nurse talking with family about comfort care.

Patients and families dealing with a serious illness can be overwhelmed with schedules, treatments and tasks. If that illness becomes life threatening, talking about next steps can be stressful.

Hospice is about choosing how you want to live and planning ways to manage symptoms so you can set your own priorities and live as fully as possible.

Ensuring your goals are met begins with clear conversations among family members, doctors and caregivers. The information and links below will help you understand services, eligibility and steps for getting started. Call us with questions. We're here to help.

Find your best fit

Finding the right care can be difficult, especially if you’re dealing with urgent medical concerns. Your first step is having honest conversations about what matters most to you and your family.

You and your family are at the center of care plans and decisions. Be bold, ask questions and share your most important concerns.

Three steps to starting care.

Visit our locations page for a program near you. Call the location phone 24/7 for information, options or to schedule a no-obligation consultation.

If you have questions or want to talk about your options, your may also call our Care Services Center at 833-380-9583.

Medicare, Veterans benefits, medicaid and many insurance plans cover hospice, with little or no out-of-pocket expenses. We offer care where the patient calls home, whether in a private home, nursing home or other care community.

All of our locations are licensed in their state and fully certified by Medicare, VA Tricare and Medicaid.