Hospice Care

Gretchen Blankenship

What is Hospice?

Hospice is a medical service (in home care) that is provided to individuals that have been deemed terminally ill, with typically 6 months or less to live.

Who works with Hospice?


Some Hospice agencies relies on the funding received by charitable donations and the government. Medicare, Medicaid, and Private Insurance Companies are the main providers. Some agencies are for-profit agencies and some are non-profit agencies.

Agencies Near You

If you are seeking out agencies that provide hospice care in your area for a loved one that is terminally ill, here are some suggestions.

  • Loving Care Home Health (Greensboro, NC)
  • 3HC (Wilson, NC)
  • Edgecombe Home Care and Hospice (Tarboro, NC)
  • PruittHealth Hospice (Rocky Mount, NC)