why choose us?

We listen carefully about what clients need

kind and caring

Our hospice is owned by Laurie Podeszwa, RN, MSN, FNP, APRN. Our kind and caring staff providing comfort, peace, and dignity. Our motto is “It’s About Living."

Same day information visits and admissions

Call us anytime day or night, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and we will provide you with expert information that will assist you and your loved ones with making important and knowledgeable decisions. We will talk with you on the phone, meet with you in a coffee shop, hospital lobby, or in your home.

Our physicians make house calls

The team includes a general internist and a cardiologist who assists when the needs arise, and make house calls. A family nurse practitioner also assist with house calls and can be your healthcare provider in the home. We also have eight specialty physicians who can be consulted on an as need basis to improve the patient's quality of life.

Low nurse to patient ratios

Our staff brings the care to your loved one. We provide individualized care and handle all the medical needs that arise. Each patient is assigned to a registered nurse, and we take pride that our nurses make each patient feel and be as comfortable as possible.

Teaching hospice

We provide emotional, spiritual, social, and bereavement (grief) support, as well as providing caregiving training and guidance with healthcare decision making. Trained volunteers also provide essential support.

Education in the community

Our staff will provide educational topics at nursing homes, veteran events, assisted living facilities, churches, health fairs, etc. When you ask for us by name, ask about our quality, compassionate care that goes above and beyond the basic hospice requirements.


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