Compassionate Hospice Care
Gentiva Hospice – Altoona is committed to clinical excellence while providing comfort and dignity to both the patient and family who are facing a life-limiting illness.
- We are here 24/7/365
- Individualized Plan of Care Specific to the Patient’s Needs and the Wishes of the
Patient and Family
- Pain and Symptom Management
- Emotional Support
- Spiritual Counseling
- We Honor Veterans
- National Hospital Avoidance Program
- Bereavement Program
- Resource Referrals
Patients will be accepted for care without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, mental disability, physical disability, communicable disease, or place of national origin.
ACHC (Accreditation Commission for Health Care) is our organization’s preferred accreditation provider. Accreditation by ACHC reflects the agency’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care. All agencies in our family of hospice care providers have either achieved accreditation or are in process for completion.
We Honor Veterans
Veterans have protected and cared for our country. Through our compassionate, Veteran-centric care, we are honored to serve those who have served us. We recognize the unique needs of each Veteran and his/her family with special services and the national We Honor Veterans program. Click here to learn more.
Become a Hospice Volunteer
If you are searching for a way to make a difference in the lives of others, you belong here. Hospice volunteers are a valuable part of our care team. Based on your interests and preferences, receive specific volunteer training to help improve the quality of life for others. Learn more about becoming a Hospice Volunteer.