​​​​​​​​​Overview of Hospice

Hospice care is specially designed for adults, children and infants whose illness cannot be cured. Hospice is a supportive, life-affirming approach to meeting the special needs of terminally ill people, their families and their caregivers.

Carrollton Regional Medical Center's goal is to assist the you and your loved ones to be as comfortable and as involved as possible throughout this difficult time. Our interdisciplinary team places emphasis on providing care that will meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs for you and family.

Reasons for a Hospice

To control pain and other uncomfortable symptoms

To treat the physical, emotional and spiritual needs

Conditions Treated​

Some common conditions that may benefit from hospice care include:

Adult failure to thrive


Chronic degenerative neurologic disease

Heart disease


Huntington's disease

Liver disease

Parkinson’s disease

Pulmonary disease​​

Renal failure