Hospice

HospicePatient

Mayo Clinic Health System Hospice is committed to:

  • Quality, patient and family-centered care for individuals facing a terminal illness, and no longer pursuing curative treatment.
  • Providing hospice services at the patient's home, whether a private residence, assisted living or long-term care facility.
  • Providing comfort and compassion during the final journey of life.
  • An individualized care plan for each patient.
  • An interdisciplinary team approach to the patient's physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs.
  • Expertise in pain and symptom management.
  • Education and preparation of patient and family for death at home.
  • Bereavement support for the family for one year following the patient's death. Services include: Individual grief support, grief seminars, support groups for adults and teens and a grief camp for children.

Visit our regional Hospice Program page for information on commonly asked questionseligibility criteria, how to begin the Hospice Program and more.



Contact Us

507-385-2618
800-327-3721 (toll-free)

The Fallenstein family shares their journey with hospice after Mark was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.