Home Health & Hospice

Home health and hospice services are provided by LHC Group to patients and their families across Southern Virginia.

Home Health

Home health services are provided by Wythe Circle Home Care to patients and their families across Southwest Virginia.

Specialties & Services

  • Alzheimer's and Dementia Care
  • Care Transitions
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Fall Prevention
  • Heart Disease
  • Home Health Aides
  • Medical Social Work
  • Medication Management
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Patient/Caregiver Training
  • Physical Therapy
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Smooth Transition from Hospital Discharge to Home Health
  • Speech Therapy
  • Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing


Generally, Medicare and/or Medicaid will cover the cost of home health services for those patients who meet either program’s eligibility requirements. Private insurance companies, managed care organizations, and workers’ compensation plans may also pay for home health services.


Hospice

Hospice services are provided by Wythe Hospice of Southwest Virginia to patients and their families across Southwest Virginia.

Specialties & Services

  • ALS
  • Cancer Care
  • End of Life Care
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Life-limiting Illnesses
  • Liver Disease
  • Palliative Care
  • Stroke or Coma


Hospice is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance. Hospice is available to individuals with end-stage illness for which there is no cure. But hospice care is not limited to the last few days of a patient’s life, it can provide support throughout the final stages of illness up to six months.