Agape Hospice Care in Pickens County, Georgia, offers specialized medical care for patients who are in the final stages of a terminal illness. The focus of hospice care is to provide comfort and support to patients and their families during this difficult time.
We cover all neighborhoods in and near Pickens County, GA, including Jasper and Talking Rock. See our full list of Georgia Hospice Care locations, or our sister services from Sage Hospice, Mobile Primary and Palliative Care in Arizona, Elevation Hospice, Mobile Primary and Palliative Care in Utah, and Elevation Hospice in Colorado.
Some patients reach a point near the end of their lives when the complications associated with curative treatment outweigh the potential benefits. Home hospice care in Pickens County provides these individuals with an opportunity to maintain as comfortable a life as possible from their very own homes. A team of professionals works with patients to create customized care plans that maintain dignity and quality of life throughout this phase of life.
Medicare Hospice Benefit covers the full cost of hospice care, including a hospice care team.
Georgia Medicaid pays for hospice care with no copays and no prior authorization requirements. However, adult patients must forego curative treatment.
Private Insurance Plans typically cover some or all of the costs associated with hospice care in Pickens County, but the details change from plan to plan. Some patients may need to pay a small copay.
Agape focuses on providing patients throughout Pickens County with top-quality care while maintaining the dignity and comfort of every individual involved. By offering services in-home, our team provides customized care to both the patient and their families during a time when all can seem stressful and uncertain.
Access to a full team of aides, nurses, doctors, social workers, and chaplains/other spiritual leaders to support emotional and spiritual wellness alongside physical comfort
Full in-home services to reduce stress, including access to important medical equipment, lab work, and more
Care that places comfort, dignity, and integrity above all else
Team members that are both experienced and compassionate about the work they perform
Agape professionals go above and beyond in not only recognizing and acknowledging the service of veterans but also respecting the sacrifices made by these individuals. Medical professionals are mindful of potential physical and psychological trauma triggers that may exist during care visits and seek to eliminate or diminish any discomfort associated with the care process in order to maintain an overall comfortable end-of-life experience for all involved.
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To submit a complaint related to hospice care in GA please visit the Georgia Department of Community Health website by clicking here.
To file a complaint with the Georgia Department of Community Health by phone or fax, contact:
HFR Complaint Intake
Phone: (800) 878-6442
Fax: (404) 657-8935