1400 Urban Center Drive
Suite 100
Vestavia Hills, AL 35242

Primary Services:

Hospice Care Palliative Care

Counties Served:

Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Tuscaloosa, Walker

In-home nurse with patient in Birmingham.

Comfort Care in Birmingham

Choosing the right comfort care at the right time is a decision you don't have to make alone. We offer seamless support from occasional visits from a home health nurse to in-home hospice support and 24/7 inpatient care.

Compassus circle of care


Your comfort, safety and quality of life guide every step of our care. We enable families to live each day to the fullest, even when facing a life-limiting illness. Call 205-635-3878 to talk about your options.

  • Support from licensed hospice professionals
  • Home medical equipment, medication and personal care supplies
  • Spiritual care and support
  • Respite care (relief) for family caregivers
  • We Honor Veterans top-level status
  • Care provided wherever you call home, whether it be a nursing facility, hospital or your personal residence

Inpatient Hospice Care

24-hour attention in a private room on the campus of St. Martin's in the Pines. Inpatient care is available for those unable to continue hospice at home or for families needing respite care.

Palliative Care

Palliative care offers patients and their families an extra layer of relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. It is available at any stage of a serious illness and can be provided along with curative treatment.

Home Health

Ascension at Home together with Compassus


Compassionate care from highly skilled caregivers here in central Alabama. Get back on a path to better health and independence.

Hospice is a Medicare benefit you have earned

Hospice nursing support

Hospice is a Medicare benefit you have earned

Did you know that hospice is fully covered by Medicare? That’s right, you can rest assured that nursing services, medications, supplies and equipment are covered when there is a diagnosis requiring hospice care.