Sprenger Hospice

Sprenger Hospice

Comfort and Support for Those Who Need it Most

Hospice is specialized care for those facing terminal illness, focusing on comfort and quality of life. Sprenger Hospice Care is comprised of professionals dedicated to delivering compassionate, patient-centered care, whether in a residential home, apartment, retirement campus, assisted living community, nursing center, or hospital setting. Please contact us at 330-486-6092.

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  • Our Services Brought to You

    Our Services Brought to You

    We care about your loved one's independence and dignity. That is why our patients choose whether care takes place in a residential home, apartment, retirement campus, assisted living community, nursing center, or hospital setting. Our services are brought to you!

    We are committed to optimizing quality of life through personalized care, maintaining dignity, and alleviating symptoms -  while promoting overall comfort in the setting of your choice.

  • Volunteer with Us

    Volunteer with Us

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    Become a Sprenger Hospice Volunteer

    Sprenger Hospice is looking for volunteers to visit with patients in the following counties:

    • Cuyahoga                    • Portage
    • Erie                                • Stark
    • Geauga                        • Summit
    • Lorain                           • Wayne
    • Medina

    If you desire to help others, have a little spare time and are at least 18 years of age, please consider becoming a Sprenger Hospice Volunteer. Volunteering is a great way to better your community and get involved. Volunteers can reminisce with patients, read to them, give religious support, help in the office or be as imaginative as possible to bring them joy.

    * Certified pet therapy dog visits are warmly welcomed *

    If interested, please visit the Become a Volunteer page.

Frequently Asked Questions

Considering hospice can be a difficult choice. How do you know if it’s time and are you and your loved one ready? Here are a few signs/reasons that you and your loved one maybe ready for Hospice: if your doctor shares there is nothing further that can be done for your disease and gives you a prognosis of 6 months or less, if you no longer wish to seek aggressive treatment, or if you have a significant weight loss and multiple hospital trips.

Hospice services are covered under your insurance benefit. Every insurance has a Hospice Benefit that covers the care provided by the hospice team to your loved one.

One of the biggest misconceptions is that hospice is a place. Hospice is a philosophy and is provided where the patient is at. This can be personal residence, family/friends residence, assisted living and nursing facility. Our Hospice services can be provided at any location within our service area. 

Pain can be emotional, spiritual or physical and is what the patient says it is. The hospice team manages pain through collaboration with the patient’s doctor and care team to determine what medications may be effective. The team’s Social Worker and Spiritual Care Coordinator are utilized to address emotional and spiritual pain.

A social worker is available to provide support as needed. This support can consist of many different things. Your social worker is able to assist with processing feelings for acceptance of your loved one's decline; education on what to expect regarding signs and symptoms of death and dying; funeral arrangements and discussions; and facilitating a dialog between family and patient to share feelings and say goodbye. Your social worker is also able to assist with Medicaid applications, VA Benefit applications, Living Wills and DPOA-HC. 


"The first day the Hospice nurses met in my Dad’s home to discuss my mom’s hospice care is such a precious memory. It was so heartfelt and compassionate. My Dad broke down and cried, and the nurse sat beside him and placed her hand on his. She helped him make the tough decisions with dignity and understanding. Later that day, she spoke to me at Sprenger Health Care Autumn Aegis about her concern over both my parents and she hugged me. She felt like family right away. I could tell she cared about my parents almost as much as I did. Sprenger Hospice Care set in motion everything my Mom and Dad needed for their final days.”

The Griffith Family

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