Your Care. Your Choice. Choose Lower Cape Fear LifeCare for Hospice in Horry County, South Carolina
Serving Murrells Inlet, Surfside, Garden Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Conway & Longs
Did you know anyone can refer a patient for hospice care? Family, friends and neighbors, or even the patient themselves can make a referral for hospice care (Using the form below, you can request more information about care). With so many choices, we’ve made it easy to:
- Find a list of locations for hospice in Horry County.
- Decide which hospice offers the best options and care. The table below outlines 6 important factors to consider.
- Determine which hospice provider is right for you and your loved ones.
Start with this list of hospice providers in Horry County.
We’ve provided a summary of hospice providers in Horry County, ranked by key factors that caregivers and families use to find the best hospice organizations.
|Status||We Honor Veterans Program||Rating of this hospice||Willing to recommend this hospice||Treating patient with respect||Emotional and spiritual support|
|Lower Cape Fear LifeCare (formerly Mercy Care)||Nonprofit||Level 4||87%||93%||93%||92%|
|Heartland Hospice||For-profit||Level 2||78%||80%||90%||91%|
|Tidelands Community Hospice||Nonprofit||Level 1||84%||91%||94%||93%|
|Agape Care||For-profit||Level 4||76%||79%||88%||86%|
|Embrace Hospice House||Nonprofit||Level 4||88%||89%||94%||92%|
|MSA | Medical Services of America||For-profit||Level 4||87%||87%||92%||91%|
|Regency SouthernCare Hospice||For-profit||Level 2||82%||82%||91%||92%|
|Caris Healthcare||For-profit||Level 4||84%||84%||91%||91%|
|Liberty HomeCare Services||For-profit||Level 1||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided|
|Angelic Health Palliative and Hospice Care||For-profit||Level 3||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided|
|Traditions Health||For-profit||Not participating||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided|
|Homestead Hospice||For-profit||Level 1||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided||No Data Provided|
How Do I Use These Factors to Determine Which Hospice Provider is Right for Me and My Family?
1 – Study commissioned by National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation conducted by Milliman, a global actuarial and consulting firm: https://www.hospiceinnovations.org/advocacy-strategic-initiatives/milliman-study/
2 – Journal for the American Medical Association, April 2014, National Hospice Survey Results For-Profit Status, Community Engagement, and Service: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/1832198
International Journal or Health Care Finance and Economics. Differences between non-profit and for-profit hospices: patient selection and quality. 2012 Jun: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22527254/.