Our Care

  • Patient Stories

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    Patient Stories

    With the support of community members like you, we are able to provide extraordinary services to our patients and their loved ones.

  • Chaplains: The Soul of the Hospice Team

    Our Care

    Chaplains: The Soul of the Hospice Team

    Chaplains play a very special role in the hospice interdisciplinary team, helping patients and their loved ones with spiritual and emotional concerns. At Alive Hospice we have a team of eight. Their calling is to provide spiritual comfort and healing at the end of life to all who need it.

  • Alive Pediatric Team Connects  with the Community

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    Alive Pediatric Team Connects with the Community

    Families with young children in hospice care have special needs. Each situation and child are unique.

  • Alive to Open New Hospice Homecare and Grief Services Office in Williamson County

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    Alive to Open New Hospice Homecare and Grief Services Office in Williamson County

    This December, Alive will open the doors to a new hospice homecare office and grief support center in Cool Springs.

  • Telehospice Brings Faster Treatment,  Stronger Connections

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    Telehospice Brings Faster Treatment, Stronger Connections

    When William MacGill smiles his frank, open smile he looks like he could be Paul Newman’s older brother. At 98, the former World War II veteran is engaged and engaging.

  • Need for Charity Care is Growing

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    Need for Charity Care is Growing

    Alive currently provides half of the charity hospice care in our region and 21 percent of the charity care for the entire state. This year we have already experienced a 90 percent increase in demand over last year.

  • Patient Stories

    Our Care, Stories of Alive

    Patient Stories

    With the support of community members like you, we are able to provide extraordinary services to our patients and their loved ones.

  • Murfreesboro Residence in Demand

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    Murfreesboro Residence in Demand

    Ever since the The Residence at Alive Hospice – Murfreesboro opened its doors last June, the community has been asking for more. Its ten beds have been filled from day two. 

  • Labor of Love

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    Labor of Love

    There are approximately 43.5 million caregivers in the U.S. They provided an estimated $470 billion worth of care in 2013, nearly the same amount that the world’s largest company, Wal-Mart, made in sales that same year. The value of this unpaid care exceeded paid home care and total Medicaid spending.* 

  • Nurturing the Future of End-of-Life Care

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    Nurturing the Future of End-of-Life Care

    One of the things that makes Alive so special is that we are a nonprofit. The highest quality medical care is just the start of what we offer.

  • The Time Has Come

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    The Time Has Come

    For decades, Americans have been afraid of dying, afraid of grieving and fleeing them both. With the best of intentions, influential medical and religious institutions aid our flight.

  • How Alive Hospice Saved Our Family

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    How Alive Hospice Saved Our Family

    Rick Scarola remembers his grandmother, Ethel Brosgarth, as the family matriarch. She was 4-foot-10 inches tall, but larger than life. She drove until the age of 89. She was feisty, he recalled, something he always loved about her. In many ways, she was the rock of the family. When you were with her, he said, you were home.

  • Not every hospice is Alive Hospice

    Alive News, Our Care

    Not every hospice is Alive Hospice

    Providing loving care to people with life-threatening illnesses is an integral part of the mission at Alive. With every patient and family we serve, we know that the quality of that care is critical.

  • Alive Palliative Medicine  Provides Inpatient Consult Services to Local Hospitals

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    Alive Palliative Medicine Provides Inpatient Consult Services to Local Hospitals

    Alive was approached by TriStar Summit Medical Center two years ago to explore whether we would be interested in providing an inpatient palliative care consult service to their patients.

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We rely on charitable donations to fund indigent care, those without insurance coverage, our Institute education and outreach programs, and our comprehensive bereavement support program.

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