UnityPoint at Home Hospice

Our experienced hospice team provides expert care that offers comfort, compassion and dignity for every patient and family. The team consists of the patient’s primary physician, a medical director, nurse, social worker, aide, pharmacist, chaplain, volunteers and others. This team provides service in the patient’s home, including nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The team coordinates to manage pain and symptoms, assist with the emotional, social and spiritual aspects of the end-of-life experience. Hospice provides necessary medications, medical supplies and equipment and educates family and other caregivers. Short term inpatient care or respite care is provided as needed. Bereavement care and counseling is provided to surviving family members and friends.

515.574.6416
888.570.1782

802 Kenyon Road, 4 West, Fort Dodge

Monday – Friday: 8 AM – 4:30 PM. On-call service available 24/7.

Jennifer Crimmins
jennifer.crimmins@unitypoint.org
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Infants/Pre-K, Youth (K-12), Adults, Senior Citizens, Families
Call office, Referral (i.e. by teacher/counselor/agency), Parent/guardian request
Referrals accepted from all sources including patient and family/friends
Medicaid, Title 19, Sliding scale/income based fee structure, Private insurance