Mission & Values

Our Mission

  • We are compassionate people providing compassionate care.
  • Hospice of the Comforter is guided by the highest ethical principles, while expertly caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and their families facing an incurable illness.
  • We are here to help our patients get the most out of every day of life, while surrounding them and their families with love and comfort.

Our Commitment

Since 1990, Hospice of the Comforter has provided compassionate care to tens of thousands of patients and families who are our friends and neighbors. As a local, nonprofit hospice, our support and resources come from our supportive community. We stand behind our mission of being compassionate people providing compassionate care.

Our Care
 

We are the only non-profit, local experts in compassionate, end-of-life care, serving Orange, Seminole and Osceola counties since 1990. Our goal is to keep you comfortable wherever you call home. Our services are covered by Medicare, Medicaid and/or most private insurance plans excluding applicable co-pays and deductibles. No patient will ever be denied services because of lack of medical coverage.
• Quality of life/care where you live 
• Improved comfort
• Home visits by hospice team
• Expert pain and symptom management 
• Care provided regardless of ability to pay

 

Our Team

Hospice of the Comforter’s team provides individualized care to you and your loved ones. The number of visits by each team member is determined by your unique needs. We are here to teach and support you and are available by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Because we are owned by Florida Hospital, you have the full backing of our world-renowned hospital system if the need should arise.
 

Our Expertise

To meet our superior service standards, we provide a detailed orientation and extensive ongoing education for our staff. Our patients benefit from pharmacy consultations, certified nursing assistants, licensed nurses certified in hospice and palliative care, licensed social workers, and bereavement counselors.
 

Our Experience

Hospice of the Comforter has served Orange, Seminole and Osceola counties longer than any other hospice. Our staff has experience and training in end-of-life care that includes pediatric hospice care, pain management, cultural issues, veterans, advanced dementia, and grief and bereavement.

Our Support

We offer an extensive grief-support program available to family, friends and community members throughout Central Florida at no cost.

Our Culture

We recognize that the needs of the people we serve are paramount. We are a service team that respects the talents of each member. We are committed to a culture of mutual respect, compassion and fairness. We encourage personal and spiritual growth and sensitivity in an atmosphere of excellence.

Our Core Values:

  • We will honor God in all our actions and decisions.
  • We will act with compassion and respect toward clients, co-workers and business associates.
  • We will demonstrate integrity in all interactions.
  • We will achieve excellence with personal accountability and team work.
  • We will promote personal and professional development.
  • We will ensure financial stability through responsible stewardship, quality management and superior service.
     

Let us know how we can help you.
Call us 24/7 at 407-682-9090.


24/7 Patient Support: (407) 379-0311
480 W. Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714