Ensuring the Future of Life-Changing Care
Suncoast Hospice Foundation supports the patients, clients, participants and family members of Empath Health and its entire nonprofit network of integrated care. Empath Health cares for anyone facing chronic or advanced illness or who is grieving the loss of a loved one. We help patients live as comfortably and meaningfully as possible and offer assistance to their families and caregivers along the way. No matter where someone is on their journey, our spectrum of medical and emotional support services provides compassionate care for each and every patient. The members of Empath Health are your experts in life-changing care.
For more than 40 years, Suncoast Hospice has provided expert and compassionate end-of-life care and support services for Pinellas County residents of all ages and their families. Suncoast offers medical, palliative, personal and spiritual care, therapies, social services, emotional and grief counseling and other support to those with advanced or terminal illnesses at their residences or places of care. We help our patients manage their pain and symptoms and cope with their diseases to live more comfortably and meaningfully. Education, counseling and bereavement support are available for caregivers, families and survivors.
All-Inclusive Senior Care
Suncoast PACE (A Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) provides onsite primary medical care, therapies and adult day care at our clinic and center, in-home medical care and assistance and other support to Pinellas County seniors ages 55 and older with chronic health conditions. Through a holistic and preventative approach, we help our participants remain healthy, active, social and living independently in their own homes for as long as possible. Education and support are available for family caregivers.
Empath Home Health provides skilled, personal, nursing and spiritual care, therapies, social services and other support to Pinellas and Pasco County home-bound patients with long-term or complex advanced illnesses or conditions. With 24/7 access to care, we help our patients manage their pain and symptoms and cope with their diseases to function and live more comfortably at home. Guidance and support are available for family caregivers.
HIV Services and Support
EPIC (Empath Partners in Care) provides medical case management, counseling, pharmacy and other social services to Tampa Bay area individuals with HIV as well as community education, advocacy and free testing to prevent the spread of HIV.
Advance Care Planning
Empath Choices for Care provides advance care planning education and facilitation to the Tampa Bay area community and training to healthcare, social work and spiritual care professionals. We help individuals ages 18 and older create, document and communicate their plans for end-of-life medical treatment to live more peacefully knowing their voices will be heard and wishes honored.
Empath Health provides a variety of inpatient and outpatient palliative care services. Palliative care is focused on relieving the pain, symptoms and stress of serious illness and can be provided alongside curative treatment. Palliative care is appropriate for all stages of serious illness and may be provided for many years.
Your support provides compassion, caring and comfort for anyone at any age.