SHC can provide hospice care in a variety of settings:
- The patient’s home
- A family member's home
- A hospital
- A nursing home or residential care facility
- A private hospice facility
SHC offers services to patients in Grant, Iowa, Lafayette and Richland counties.
With us, your care is always personal and our commitment to the team approach ensures that hospice patients and their families receive the support they need.
Hospice Manager: Vicki Becker, RN
Physician: The hospice plan of care is developed in concert with the patient's primary care physician.
Registered Nurse: On-call and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the RN evaluates the patient's condition and oversees patient care, pain management, and symptom control.
Social Worker: The social worker counsels patients and family members on the emotional, social and financial stresses that often accompany limited life expectancy.
Certified Nurse Assistant: The CNA assists patients with daily personal care, such as bathing and grooming.
Chaplain: The chaplain is available to offer spiritual guidance for those who are interested.
Volunteers: Our trained volunteers are indispensable. They help with patient care, transportation, and companionship. Click here for more information about our Hospice Volunteer program or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hospice services are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurers and HMO's. SHC is committed to serving all who need hospice services, regardless of one's ability to pay.
For more information about our Hospice program, call us at (608) 342-0921.