- San Antonio, TX 782284242 Piedras Drive EastSuite 200
Primary Services:Hospice Care
Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, DeWitt, Frio, Gillespie, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Kendall, Kerr, Medina and Wilson
If you or someone you love has a life-limiting illness, we know you're facing difficult and emotional decisions. Call us or use the contact form on this page for answers, information or just to talk about compassionate hospice care.
- Pain and symptom management centered on your goals
- Medical equipment, supplies and medications
- Care coordinated with your doctor
- Hospice nurses on-call 24/7
- Home health aide to assist with hands-on care
- Therapy services and dietary counseling
- Spiritual care and support
- Ongoing grief support
- Physical, occupational and speech therapies
- Respite care (relief) for family caregivers
- 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.
Coverage includes nurses, other caregivers, medicines, supplies and equipment, with no out-of-pocket expenses for the hospice diagnosis.
Director of Sales
Melissa has more than 17 years of health care experience in not-for-profit organizations and hospice care. Working for both the American Cancer Society and the Alzheimer’s Association, Ms. Ortiz’s managed fundraising events for both agencies and patient and family education. Melissa works with the San Antonio team on sales, marketing, leadership and mentorship. In 2015, she earned a Master of Health Administration degree with a focus in Geriatrics.
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.
Associate Medical Director
Michelle Berry, D.O., has been with Compassus Hospice and Palliative Care since August 2015. Dr. Berry Studied at The University of Health Science College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri and she completed her internship and residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas and became board certified in family practice in 1993. Dr. Berry has been practicing in Boerne, Texas as a family practice physician for more than 25 years; she is also Board Certified in hospice and palliative medicine.
Palliative Care Medical Director
Benjamin Getter, D.O., medical director for the Compassus program serving San Antonio, has been appointed to the company’s Medical Director Advisory Council...
- Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
- San Antonio