Where To Begin

Our promise is to be a trusted caregiver so you and your family can focus on the time you have together.

Start the Hospice Care Journey

Call: 301.334.5151 24-hours a day, 7-days a week.

Email: hospiceofgc@gmail.com

We’ll help you learn about the process or schedule a no-obligation consultation.

Our admissions coordinator will promptly contact all responsible parties to plan consultations or patient assessments.

Our admission team works directly with families and healthcare professionals to begin care. We bring hospice care to where the patient calls home, whether in a private home, nursing home or long-term care community.

Frequently Asked Questions

Centuries ago, hospice meant a place of refuge for the weary traveler to seek rest and care. Over the years, hospice has developed into a concept of providing care for the terminally ill, in the home, hospital, nursing home or assisted living.

Patients that have been diagnosed with a terminal illness with a prognosis of six months or less to live, if the disease pursues its normal course.

The patient, patient’s family or physician may request services by calling the hospice office at 301-334-5151.

Nurses and certified nursing assistants make visits to the home, as ordered by the family physician. Social work, physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy can be available.

Volunteers are specially trained men and women from the community. They provide emotional support, as well as tangible services, such as shopping, helping with patient care, respite care, and much more. Any adult is welcome as a volunteer. Training classes are provided by Hospice. These classes are free. Contact the office for more information.

Contact us at 301.334.5151 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. We are here to listen and help you find answers about hospice, palliative care and in-home health.