- 517 W. Scooba St.
Unit 20 & 30
- Hattiesburg, MS 39401 Directions
- 517 W. Scooba St.
Primary Services:Hospice Care
Covington, Forrest, George, Greene, Jones, Lamar, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, Stone, Wayne
We understand that choosing hospice can be an emotional decision. It’s a decision you don’t have to make alone. Talk with your family, doctors and others you trust.
If you have questions, call us 24/7 or send us a note. Our goal is to help you make well-informed decisions.
- Available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
- Medical equipment, medication and personal care supplies
- Pain and symptom control centered around patient and family goals
- Personal physician, hospice medical director and RN coordinated care
- Spiritual care and support
- Volunteer services
- Bereavement grief support
- Care provided wherever you call home, whether it be a hospital, nursing home, assisted living center or your personal residence
Compassus of Hattiesburg, Mississippi has been awarded the 2017 hospice Program of the Year during an awards ceremony at the Compassus National Leadership Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Gerry has over 16 years of hospice experience, including sales and marketing and leadership. She is a 26 year resident of the Pine Belt area where she and her husband, who is now retired military, has raised their three children. She is fully vested in this area and is committed to providing the residents of the Pine Belt with the best hospice care available.
Jeremy is a passionate hospice advocate who has served in many hospice roles in his 10 year hospice career. He served first as a nurse, then moved into local clinical management, followed by regional sales and operational leadership. Jeremy’s mindset is consistent with the mindset and culture of Compassus, always keeping the patients’ needs first. He currently provides oversight, leadership, and coaching to 17 hospice teams in MS, TN, and SC, with one singular focus: ensuring that patients and families experience the terminal illness/dying process with comfort, respect, and utmost dignity.
Whitney has been involved with hospice since the age of 12 when she began serving as a hospice volunteer. She began her career in hospice in 2011 as a Volunteer Coordinator and is now a Hospice Care Consultant. Whitney attended University of Southern Mississippi where she studied Marketing and Business Administration. She is very involved with several civic organizations and community events within the areas that we serve. She is a native of the Pine Belt area and is committed to providing the best possible end of life care to its residents.
Rachel is responsible for the planning, coordination, and management of the business office as well as related operational activities of the program, including billing, payroll and administrative duties. She has more than 14 years of experience in office management, payroll, human resources and leadership.
Listening to a hospice patient's story or reading a passage of their favorite book can enrich the life of a hospice patient. Whether you volunteer behind the scenes at a local office or one-on-with families, you'll be joining fellow volunteers who are helping others navigate life's closing chapters.
- Learn about volunteering requirements and training.
- If you're ready to serve, enter your information below and a volunteer coordinator will send you an application and information.
The Compassus program serving Hattiesburg and the surrounding areas was recently named a 2018 Hospice Honors recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a provider of...
- Monday, April 30th, 2018
Compassus – Hattiesburg was named hospice Program of the Year during an awards ceremony last week at the Compassus National Leadership Meeting in New Orlean...
- Thursday, March 29th, 2018
Rachel Davis receives national recognition for delivery of superior hospice care during National Nursing Assistants Week
- Wednesday, June 28th, 2017