• Why do people hesitate to call hospice?

    We often hear family members ask, "Why didn't we call hospice sooner?"  Paula Span, author of When the Time Comes: Families with Aging Parents Share Their Struggles and Solutions, helps educate us about when it's appropriate to invite hospice to help provide an additional level of care for our loved ones. You can read her comments here.

  • Who Qualifies for Hospice Care?

    If you're wondering who qualifies for hospice care, you'll want to check out a simple page of "Hospice Admission Criteria"... including contact information if/when you're ready to take the next step.

  • Through A Doctor's Eyes - Life & Death

    You will be fascinated and educated when you read "Through A Doctor’s Eyes: Our Unrealistic Views Of Life and Death."  After reading, do your friends and family the favor of recommending they read it, too!  You can find it here...

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Our Mission...

The mission of Hospice Care of the Southwest is to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients, their families and our community by providing quality Hospice Care with Compassion and Experience.

What IS Hospice Care?

What does Hospice Care of the Southwest offer to patients and families? The answers in this article might surprise you! more.