Transitions Hospice Expands Service Area To Increase Access To Care

Leading hospice provider is now accepting referrals and patients across 14 counties in Southern Missouri

Transitions Hospice, a Lifecare Collective Company, recently announced the expansion of their service area into six additional Missouri counties. These additional service counties are the latest addition to LifeCare Collective’s growing footprint throughout Missouri and expands Transitions Hospice to serve 14 counties in Southwest Missouri.

Residents in Webster, Taney, Stone, Lawrence and portions of Laclede and Douglas counties now have access to high-quality hospice care through Transitions Hospice.  “We’re excited about our ability to increase our service area. Our goal is to increase access to life enhancing, patient-focused care to individuals living with serious illness. Transitions Hospice has achieved an unwavering reputation for delivering high-quality, compassionate hospice care to patients and their families. Now we can bring that same level of care and caring to more individuals – care focused on improving their quality of life,” said Rachel Choate, RNC, FNPC, chief clinical officer and administrator, Transitions Hospice.

Hospice-eligible patients, their families and providers in Transitions’ new service area will benefit from Transition’s expertise in providing end-of-life care that improves quality of life when a cure is no longer possible. Transitions Hospice also helps patients and their families navigate the stress and burdens of illness through resources, education and emotional and spiritual support. Care can be provided in any place a patient calls home, including nursing homes and assisted livings.

“LifeCare Collective is excited about continuing our focus to expand the ability of our network of companies to care for more individuals and answer the growing need for high-quality hospice care,” said Bobby Robertson, president, LifeCare Collective. “Transitions Hospice’s growth aligns with our ongoing growth strategy of bringing the profound positive impact of quality end-of-life care to more individuals.”

Deeply rooted in the community, and locally owned and operated, Transitions Hospice is a leading provider of quality hospice care in Southwestern Missouri. Transitions Hospice focuses on improving the quality of life for patients and their families by providing whole-person care including physical, spiritual and emotional support. Transitions Hospice serves patients in Cedar, Dade, Dallas, Greene, Hickory, Lawrence, Polk, St. Clair, Stone, Taney, Webster and portions of Christian, Douglas and Laclede counties. 

LifeCare Collective empowers small-size to mid-size hospice agencies with the ability to leverage the significant impact gained from the synergy of a collective group: optimized purchasing power, improved ROI and streamlined operations. We work with hospice providers in rural regions of the United States to improve access to care by enabling them to adopt business models proven successful by large multi-system health providers and harness the advantage of  the real-market experience of our team. To learn more about LifeCare Collective visit: lifecarecollective.com.

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