Compassus – Kansas City Expands Hospice Service Area

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – The Compassus program serving Lee’s Summit and the surrounding areas will be relocating to Pleasant Hill on July 12 and expanding its service area to include Bates County. The new office is located at 220 N. State Route 7.

Compassus – Kansas City currently serves the following counties: Anderson, Cass, Douglas, Franklin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Leavenworth, Miami, Osage and Wyandotte.

“We are committed to expanding access to and raising awareness of the availability of quality hospice care for those in the area who qualify,” said Loree Parcells, executive director of Compassus – Kansas City. “With this move, we will be able to serve more members of our community, especially those residing in rural areas.”

Compassus’ mission is to provide hospice care to terminally ill patients and their families with compassion, integrity and excellence. The care team, which consists of physicians, hospice aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers, works together to meet the medical, emotional and spiritual needs of their patients. The company’s goal is provide the greatest possible comfort and care for those who experience one of life’s most intimate and challenging moments.

For more information about Compassus – Kansas City’s services, call (816) 987-9917.