Scarborough

163 US Route One
Scarborough, ME 04074
Directions
Phone Number
207-613-8125
Fax Number
207-772-6240

Primary Services:

Hospice Care

Counties Served:

York, Cumberland (excluding far NE and NW portions)

Hospice nursing visit in Portland

Hospice in Southern Maine, including Portland, Freeport, Sanford, Biddeford and Kittery

Hospice care is not about giving up, it’s about choosing how you want to live moving forward. It enables you to maintain your dignity and quality of life, even when facing a life-limiting illness.


Our Medicare-approved support includes practical, emotional and spiritual care in the familiar surroundings of home. Call us to learn how hospice enables you to make the most of your time together.

Your benefits include:

  • 24/7 access to care
  • Care coordinated with your doctor
  • Home medical equipment, medication and personal care supplies
  • Respite care (relief) for family caregivers
  • Physical, dietary and other therapy services
  • Pastoral care and support
  • Hospice aides to help with the tasks of daily living
  • Pre-bereavement and ongoing grief counseling
  • Care provided wherever you call home, whether it be a hospital, nursing home, assisted living or your personal residence

Hospice is a fully covered Medicare benefit.

Comfort care

Hospice is a fully covered Medicare benefit.

Did you know that hospice is fully covered by Medicare? That’s right, you can rest assured that the services of nurses, the cost of medications, and necessary supplies and equipment are all covered by Medicare when there is a diagnosis that requires hospice care.

‘Til Death Do Us Part'

‘Til Death Do Us Part'

The Rev. Dr. Cathy Genthner, Compassus chaplain in Scarborough, explains why renewing wedding vows or other family observances are a life-affirming experience.