From a Family...

"It is as if a weight has been lifted off my shoulders. The care and respect for the patient has been second-to-none. Hospice of Northwest Ohio has been a blessing for my family."

Mission – Vision – Values

Our Mission:

Hospice of Northwest Ohio provides specialized medical, emotional and spiritual care to people of all ages - living with any end-stage illness - in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Equally important, we also provide support and education to their families and caregivers.

Our Vision:

To provide care and education that positively transform the way people view and experience serious illness and the end of life.

Our Values:

Compassion – We serve patients, families and each other with kindness and empathy, creating a caring and nurturing environment for all.

Dependability – We take seriously the trust patients and families place in us and are dedicated to making every day the best it can be.

Dignity and Respect – We accept and treat patients and families wherever they are – culturally, spiritually, emotionally and physically – honoring their wishes, needs, hopes and goals.

Expertise – We are committed to bringing the highest level of knowledge and skills in hospice and palliative care to our community.

Education – We are committed to the advancement of end-of-life knowledge and are always teaching and learning from our patients, families, volunteers, co-workers and the community.

Honesty and Integrity – We will be true to our purpose and have the courage to maintain open and honest communication with patients, families and each other.

Teamwork – We work with patients, families and each other to provide the most effective approach to care.

Responsiveness - We strive to provide access to our full continuum of services in the fastest, most effective way possible, assuring that we meet the individual needs of patients, families and referrers in a timely manner.

Sustainability -  In order to secure our future, we must provide the best care and services while being fiscally responsible in the management of all resources.