• Spiderman Visits Alive Pediatrics Patient

    Our Care, Stories of Alive

    Spiderman Visits Alive Pediatrics Patient

    Did you have a childhood super hero you admired and couldn't imagine meeting in real life? For our patient Ethan, it was Spider-Man.

  • Alive Selected as

    Alive Grief Support, Alive News, Recognition

    Alive Selected as "Childhood Bereavement Changemaker"

    Alive has been chosen as one of six Childhood Bereavement Changemakers (CBC).

  • Alive Vice President Appointed to NHPCO Regulatory Committee

    Alive News, Recognition

    Alive Vice President Appointed to NHPCO Regulatory Committee

    Alive, the only nonprofit provider of hospice care and end-of-life services for Middle Tennessee, is pleased to announce its Vice President of Operational Improvement Corrinne Ehlert has been appointed to National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO) Regulatory Committee.

  • Alive Hospice Care in the Comfort of Home

    Our Care, Stories of Alive

    Alive Hospice Care in the Comfort of Home

    Most of our patients prefer to stay in their own homes surrounded by loved ones, fond memories, and favorite things. Not surprisingly, most Americans when surveyed also report that they would like to die at home.

  • Counseling Brings Hope

    Alive Grief Support

    Counseling Brings Hope

    Having someone who listens and helps me observe myself is comforting. It’s helped me stay connected and true and given me purpose.

  • Fitting a Lifetime of Love into Weeks, Days, or Hours

    Our Care, Stories of Alive

    Fitting a Lifetime of Love into Weeks, Days, or Hours

    Alive’s perinatal/pediatric team supports families through one of the most difficult challenges they will ever face. No matter the circumstances, they bring all their compassion and medical expertise to bear so families can focus on each other while Alive handles the rest.

  • Alive Honors Community Leaders in End-of-Life Care and Education

    Alive News, Recognition, Special Events, Support for Alive

    Alive Honors Community Leaders in End-of-Life Care and Education

    Alive, the only nonprofit provider of hospice care and end-of-life services for Middle Tennessee, is honoring Middle Tennessee community leaders for their advocacy of end-of-life care and education with Alive Heart of Hospice Awards. The inaugural awards ceremony will take place November 5.

  • Alive Appoints Kimberly Goessele as President and Chief Executive Officer

    Alive News

    Alive Appoints Kimberly Goessele as President and Chief Executive Officer

    Healthcare Veteran Skilled in Business Development and Strategy Will Lead Expansion of Nonprofit Provider’s Hospice, Grief, and Education Services to Communities throughout Middle Tennessee

  • Alive Congratulates Founders Dr. Barton and Dr. Flexner on Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame Induction

    Alive News, Recognition

    Alive Congratulates Founders Dr. Barton and Dr. Flexner on Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame Induction

    Alive, the only nonprofit provider of hospice care and end-of-life services for Middle Tennessee, congratulates founders Dr. David Barton and the late Dr. John Flexner on being inducted into the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame for their contributions as pioneers in hospice care. The ceremony will take place on October 15, 2019, at Belmont University.

  • Awards and Honors: May 2019

    Alive News, Recognition

    Awards and Honors: May 2019

    Congratulations to Anna-Gene O’Neal, Alive’s President/CEO and Alive's founders, Dr. David Barton and Dr. John Flexner!

  • Caregivers Give High Ratings to Alive’s Hospice Care

    Alive News, Recognition

    Caregivers Give High Ratings to Alive’s Hospice Care

    Alive has been named a 2019 Hospice Honors Elite recipient for the second year in a row by HEALTHCARE first, a leading provider of billing and coding services, CAHPS surveys, and advanced analytics.

  • Thank you, Preds!

    Alive News, Our Care, Support for Alive

    Thank you, Preds!

    This spring we unveiled the updated and redecorated kids space at The Residence at Alive – Nashville, complete with a visit from Gnash.

  • Awards & Honors: Spring 2019

    Alive News, Recognition

    Awards & Honors: Spring 2019

    We are proud to announce that Alive’s President/CEO Anna-Gene O’Neal received the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing’s inaugural Alumni Award for Innovation in Health Care.

  • Alive Opens New Office in Franklin

    Alive News, Special Events

    Alive Opens New Office in Franklin

    Alive opened a new office in Franklin in January to better serve Williamson County where it has been caring for families in their homes for more than 40 years.

  • Healing Grief with Yoga

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    Healing Grief with Yoga

    Maggie Spaulding knew her life would be changed forever after her 27-year-old son died from an accidental overdose. The shock and grief from his loss was overwhelming at times.

  • Grief in the Age of Social Media

    Alive Grief Support

    Grief in the Age of Social Media

    Today, social media has revolutionized the way we communicate, even about the most sensitive topics. While there is no etiquette book for handling loss and grief on Facebook, we have some guidelines that can help.

  • Alive Hires Grief Center Director

    Alive Grief Support, Alive News

    Alive Hires Grief Center Director

    Alive completed a national search for a new Grief Center director in 2018 and is expanding its grief support services for the entire community.

  • Alive Provides Palliative Care for Tennessee Oncology

    Alive News, Our Care

    Alive Provides Palliative Care for Tennessee Oncology

    Alive is now the sole palliative care provider for all of Tennessee Oncology’s 18 clinics in Middle Tennessee. It took over the provision of palliative care for Tennessee Oncology from Aspire in January 2019. 

  • New Hires and Promotions: Spring 2019

    Alive News, Recognition

    New Hires and Promotions: Spring 2019

    We would like to welcome aboard our new hires and congratulate those who have received promotions here at Alive.

  • Alive Memorial Butterfly Release

    Special Events

    Alive Memorial Butterfly Release

    The ones we love will always be with us. Death doesn’t change that. One of the best things we can do for ourselves when we have lost someone is set aside time to honor and relive the joy we shared.

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Contact Us

  • 1718 Patterson Street
  • Nashville, TN 37203
  • Phone: 615-327-1085
  • Toll Free: 800-327-1085
  • Fax: 615-321-8902
  • Referrals: 615-250-1348
  • Referral fax: 615-963-4807