Learn About Our Compassionate Hospice Services

Agape was created by seasoned Hospice professionals who are committed to providing care that exceeds expectations. We seek to support the integrity and dignity of all people, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Compassionate & Professional Hospice Care

Our goal is to provide comfort, dignity and quality of life for every one of our patients. Every effort is made by the Hospice Team to provide maximum physical comfort for the patient. Once the patient is comfortable, the hospice team then focuses on preparing the patient and loved ones emotionally and spiritually for death.

We have a team of professionals who are passionately committed to provide adults and seniors with short-term skilled nursing, rehabilitative, and therapeutic services.

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A Personalized Plan That Works For You

Each person who works for Agape Hospice provides important and necessary skills that help promote your well-being. Our team of quality nurses, aides, therapists, and allied healthcare professionals, all serve a vital role on our team. As we work together with your physician, our strategy is to develop a plan of care that will maximize your independence and quality of life. Each plan is unique and each patient’s success is measured and celebrated.

Teamwork Means Success

We also know it takes a team to be successful. Each member of the team shares responsibility and contributes to the treatment plan to assure the highest quality of services are delivered with compassion and respect.

Your Physician

Oversees your treatments and the members of your unique care team.

Our Team

Our nurses, therapists, and aides help to implement treatments and collaborate to meet your goals of recovery.

The Patient

Following instructions from your physician and our team leads to effective comfort and care.

Family & Caregivers

Collaborators and supporters for health management and recovery goals.

When Is It Time For Hospice?

Unfortunately, most seniors find themselves struggling with various activities throughout the day. Here are a few signs that you or a loved one may be in need of Hospice services from Agape.

Treatment Is No Longer Working And/Or They No Longer Desire Aggressive Intervention

They Sleep Much Of The Time

They Often Seem Confused Or Restless

They’re Less Able To Communicate

They Don’t Have Much Appetite Or Are Losing Weight For No Apparent Reason

They Have Multiple Recurrent Infections

Their Symptoms Are Getting Harder To Manage

They’re Visiting The Doctor Or Hospital More Often

Frequently Asked Questions: Hospice Care

What is Hospice? Is Hospice care just for cancer patients? How do you pay for Hospice? Find the answers to your questions here.

Hospice care focuses on the comfort and quality of life for patients with terminal illnesses, rather than curative treatments.

Patients diagnosed with a terminal illness with a life expectancy of six months or less, if the illness runs its expected course, may qualify.

Hospice care can be provided in various settings, including a patient’s home, a hospice facility, hospitals, nursing homes, and other long-term care facilities.

No, Hospice is for anyone with a life-limiting illness, including heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, lung disease, and many others.

Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance plans offer Hospice benefits. Additionally, many hospice organizations offer financial assistance or care based on ability to pay.

Services can include medical care, pain management, emotional and spiritual support, counseling, respite care for families, and more.

Hospice professionals are skilled in managing pain and symptoms with medications, therapies, and other methods.

Yes, many Hospice programs encourage patients to maintain their relationship with their personal physicians.

If the patient’s condition stabilizes or improves, they might be discharged from Hospice. However, if they continue to decline, the eligibility can be re-evaluated and extended.

While both focus on comfort and symptom relief, Palliative care can be pursued at any stage of an illness, while Hospice is typically reserved for the final months of life.

Hospice focuses on comfort and quality of life. Curative treatments might be stopped, but some treatments that provide comfort can continue.

No, it means prioritizing comfort and quality of life over aggressive treatments. Many families find that Hospice allows them to enjoy their remaining time with loved ones more fully.

Yes, patients can leave hospice care and return to curative treatments if they wish or if their condition improves.

Typically, a referral from a physician is needed, followed by an assessment from the Hospice Team.

Families are an integral part of the Hospice experience. They are involved in making decisions, providing care, and are also offered support and counseling.

Reach Out To Us

Tucson, AZ

4400 E Broadway, Suite 400, Tucson, AZ 85711

Fax: (520) 207-6507

Email: info@AgapeHospiceAZ.com

Pinal County, AZ

520 N Camino Mercado, Suite 11, Casa Grande, AZ 85122

Fax: (866) 516-3065

Email: info@AgapeHospiceAZ.com

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