Administrative Office - 701 Burnett Dr. Mountain Home, Ar 72653

(870) 508-1771   (800) 711-9596   Fax: (870) 508-1777

Hospice House - 774 Long Street. Mountain Home, Ar 72653

(870) 508-1200

 

Referrals

 

Referrals to Hospice of the Ozarks may be offered by anyone, including but not limited to:

 

  • Physicians
  • Discharge Planners
  • Social Workers
  • Patients
  • Family Members
  • Nursing Homes
  • Friends
  • Clergy
  • Assisted Living Facilities

 

Referrals to Hospice of the Ozarks may come from anyone, but the patient’s consent and attending physician’s authorization are required for admission.

 

If a patient meets the medical guidelines, they are eligible to receive hospice care. It is the physician's judgment when determining the normal course of an illness and a prognosis of six months or less.

 

Hospice of the Ozarks is committed to providing hospice care to anyone, of any age, with any illness regardless of their ability to pay.

 

 

Who May Receive Hospice Care?

 

  • Any person who has been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, and has been given a prognosis of six months or less by a physician.
  • Individuals who are choosing comfort care/symptom control and are no longer seeking aggressive/curative treatment.
  • Patients whose primary care physician agrees that hospice care is appropriate and that he/she will continue to direct the care of the patient.
  • Patients who reside in the service area of Hospice of the Ozarks and desire the services of hospice care.

 

 

To make a referral or inquire about services available please call Hospice of the Ozarks at

(870) 508-1771 or toll free at (800) 771-9596.

* In Honor/Memorial option can be noted on 2nd payment page.

The Baxter Healthcare Corporation in Mountain Home donated $1,165.00 as a result of the proceeds from the recent " Move with the Baxter Beat"

 5K Run/Walk.

701 Burnett Drive

Mountain Home, AR 72653

Affiliated with Baxter Regional Medical Center

Medicare / Medicaid / Champs Approved

  • Hospice of the Ozarks 2016

* In Honor/Memorial option can be noted on 2nd payment page.