Hospice Services

With comprehensive hospice services, we support you and your family when you need it most.

Our team focuses on compassion and quality of life for you and your loved ones. Because of our team’s specialized training, dedication and wide range services, our program has been recognized with several awards for providing superior palliative care.

Medical care from expert physicians

Our specialty-trained hospice physicians provide:

  • Medical direction
  • Pain management guidance
  • Physical and emotional support

Specialized hospice nursing care

Our hospice nurses coordinate the members of your care team to:

  • Educate your family members and other caregivers
  • Provide 24-hour consultation and care

Social work for support services

We help prioritize what’s most important to you and your family. Our social workers provide emotional counseling and support and can refer you to additional resources.

Chaplains for spiritual support

Our chaplains support you and your loved ones with a comforting presence. They provide religious or nonreligious support and offer:

  • Supportive listening
  • Guidance during decision making, life changes and other concerns
  • Assistance in making arrangements for funeral or memorial services

Help from volunteers

Our CHI Franciscan volunteers offer companionship, transportation and activities to enhance your loved one’s mobility and quality of life.

Find out more about ways to help by becoming a volunteer, and learn more about our entire hospice team.

Grief and bereavement services

We offer events, classes and counseling for up to 13 months following the loss of your loved one. Learn more about our grief and bereavement support.

Other hospice services

Depending on your needs, we offer:

  • Pharmacy services, including home delivery
  • Home medical equipment with home delivery and set-up
  • Comfort therapies, including massage, music and aromatherapy
  • Dietitian services for specialized nutrition plans
  • Physical, speech and occupational therapy: Activities to help maintain mobility and strength and support swallowing and communication

Read about all our services in our Hospice Patient and Family Information guide and see our answers to frequently asked questions.

Contact us about hospice care

Find out more about how our team can help you and your family. The sooner you reach out, the sooner we can help you make an informed decision.

  • Call 1-800-338-8305 for more information.
  • To start hospice and palliative care services, call 866-969-7028.