The final decision for which hospice to choose is made by the patient and/or family. Your doctor or nurse may make suggestions based on their own preferences; however, the ultimate decision belongs to the patient and/or family.
Who pays for hospice?
Hospice of Lubbock care is available to all persons regardless of their financial status. Financial coverage is available through the Hospice Medicare benefit, Medicaid and private insurance.
Hospice of Lubbock also accepts unfunded patients, therefore ability to pay is not a consideration for admission. Hospice of Lubbock relies on the great generosity of the 19 counties/communities it serves to help with our mission of providing hospice care to all hospice eligible patients. Fundraising and donations help Hospice of Lubbock provide charitable hospice care.