Spectrum Health, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation organized to support the programs, services, activities and interests of Hospice of Palm Beach County, Inc., and its other affiliates. It serves as the parent corporation to Hospice of Palm Beach County, Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation, Hospice of Broward County, Hospice of Broward County Foundation, and South Florida Palliative Medicine Specialists. In addition, it oversees Spectrum Health Services, Inc., which drives endeavors for future operating practices and service offerings. Spectrum Health, Inc. will carry out its mission - “To facilitate growth and improve the value of any entity that is part of the system” – in an effort to increase access to exceptional healthcare and better prepare to meet the needs of our community.
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For every community and every family... we're there. Hospice of Palm Beach County, founded in 1978 as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3), has cared for more than 70,000 patients and families, averaging 1,100 patients daily throughout Palm Beach County. With the nation's most comprehensive hospice care program, we're dedicated to meeting every need and creating an individual plan of care that celebrates life and honors wishes, traditions and heritage. In all we do, we help our patients live fully and support families for the long term.
In 2011, the outstanding end-of-life care that has served the Palm Beach County community for more than 30 years became available in Broward County. Hospice of Broward County delivers the same philosophy, open access and exceptional quality of care to the Broward community. Our highly educated and trained professionals put the needs of patients and their families above all else, caring for everyone who needs and wants our services, without exception.
Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Spectrum Health, Inc. and its subsidiaries. The foundation is dedicated to raising funds to support the unfunded patient programs and services offered by Hospice of Palm Beach County which are not covered by Medicare, Medicaid or private insurance. As a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation relies on the support of individuals and corporate partners who generously support the mission of Hospice of Palm Beach County.
South Florida Palliative Medicine Specialists (SFPMS) is the largest group of board certified palliative care physicians and nurse practitioners in South Florida. We are experts in palliative medicine - specialized medical care for people affected by serious, life-limiting illness - providing relief from the symptoms, pain and stress of serious illness at any stage. Our goal is to relieve suffering and provide the best possible quality of life for patients and their families.
New business endeavors, will in the future, provide supplemental revenue to help offset any decreases in Medicare reimbursement. As the umbrella to businesses such as these, Spectrum Health Services, Inc. will act as another supporting component for the Hospice of Palm Beach County family - all to increase access to care.
Spectrum Health, Inc. • 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407 • Telephone: (561) 273-2200