PHONE: 800.707.8922
REFERRAL PHONE: 800.707.8921
REFERRAL FAX: 216.383.5298

How is Hospice Paid For?

Hospice of the Western Reserve is a Medicare/Medicaid certified hospice program, offering a comprehensive hospice benefit. This benefit includes the hospice team services, medications and/or appropriate treatments related to the terminal illness, medical supplies and durable medical equipment.  Hospice services are reimbursed by Medicare, Medicaid and most Commercial Insurances.  In order to cover unreimbursed services such as expressive therapists and massage therapy and continue serving patients regardless of ability to pay, Hospice of the Western Reserve greatly relies on memorial gifts, private donations, community support, grants and United Way funding.

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Do you have questions on paying for hospice? Call 800.707.8921.




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Hospice of the Western Reserve provides comfort care to seriously ill people regardless of ability to pay, and there may be circumstances where financial assistance is needed.