Hospice Home Southwest
What is Hospice Home Southwest?
Visiting Nurse’s Hospice Home Southwest provides high-quality, patient-focused medical care to those needing more intensive monitoring and treatment than can be managed in the home. Providing a warm and comforting home-like environment, Hospice Home Southwest, located at 5910 Homestead Road in southwest Fort Wayne, is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visitors, including children, are welcome at any time, day or night.
The region’s only free-standing hospice facility staffed around the clock with dedicated hospice-certified caregivers
24-hour care, with inpatient levels of care for symptom management such as pain control, nausea and respiratory difficulties
Nursing services specializing in end-of-life care
Respite care available
Hospice physicians who visit patients and meet with families to manage patient care
Integrative therapies such as music therapy, massage and pet therapy visits
Spiritual caregivers on-call and in person
Volunteers to provide companionship
All private rooms
Hospice Home Southwest is covered by:
Financial assistance is provided through the generosity of Visiting Nurse supporters such as local foundations, corporations and individuals. In fact, because Visiting Nurse is a non-profit agency, we are proud to care for all patients, regardless of their ability to pay. Translation services available.