Promoting the Education and Understanding of the Hospice Concept of Care
The Hospice Foundation of the Ozarks, formerly the Hospice of Southwest Missouri Foundation, is a charitable organization whose mission is to advance hospice and palliative care. The Hospice Foundation of the Ozarks was incorporated in 1997 to:
- Advance the hospice concept of care for individuals facing end of life.
- Promote an understanding among health care professionals of the needs and resources available to patients and their families.
- Promote education for the general public pertinent to the hospice concept.
- Sponsor educational programs on end of life care for medical and health care professionals.
HFO Announces 2015 Grants of more than $600,000 on December 3. Please see 2015 Grant Synopsis in the Our Programs section.