Veterans

Hospice of Shreveport/Bossier proudly serves our veterans.

We are the highest certified agency in our service area from in the “We Honor Veterans” a unique program which is a partnership between the Veterans Administration (VA) and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO).  Our staff has received specialized training to better assist the veterans we care for at the end-of-life. We understand that veterans share a unique culture related to their military service and some of their experiences might impact their care.  We are dedicated and skilled in meeting the diverse needs of veterans.

Our status as a Level III provider means:

  • We recognize and honor our veteran patients
  • We are knowledgeable about veteran specific care
  • We help connect veterans to local contacts for VA benefits
  • We have established relationships with Veteran Service Organizations
  • We offer veteran volunteers to veteran patients
  • We with the local VA to meet specific needs

All veterans are entitled to hospice if they qualify.  Hospice is paid for by Medicare, Medicaid, Private Insurance and Veteran’s (VA) Benefit.  If you are a veteran or if you know a veteran that might need hospice we encourage you to call us and discuss your needs:

Amy Stewart Krohn

Ashley Stewart