Hospice Care

Compassionate care across Iowa. We’ll come to you.

Care Initiatives Hospice provides compassionate care throughout Iowa for those in their final stages of life. 

Our hospice caregivers meet you where you are, coming to your home, a long-term care center, assisted living residence or hospital to administer compassionate hospice care. Our approach addresses the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those facing life-limiting illness for themselves and their families. We work closely with family members and caregivers to respect the wishes and needs of our patients and their loved ones.

 

  • Serving 66 counties.
  • Friendly, efficient intake process with one-hour response time.
  • Dignified, Respectful, and Compassionate Care.
  • Patients receive customized care plan according to needs.
  • We attend every death and help the family through bereavement.
  • We strive to increase quality of life for each patient.

Hospice Region Counties

Albia

4 South Main Street
Albia, IA 52531
Phone: 877-577-8222
Fax: 641-932-3486

Cedar Rapids

3720 Queen Ct., SW, Ste. 9
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-4735
Phone: 877-577-2999
Fax: 319-390-6923

Des Moines

7055 Vista Drive
West Des Moines, IA 50266-9311
Phone: 877-577-2888
Fax: 515-223-3700

Greenfield

122 Public Square
Greenfield, IA 50849-1261
Phone: 877-577-8555
Fax: 641-743-2268

Sioux City

4301 Sergeant Rd., Ste. 110
Sioux City, IA 51106
Phone: 877.577.3888
Fax: 712.239.1514

Waterloo/Cedar Falls

6915 Chancellor Drive, Suite A
Cedar Falls, IA 50613-6933
Phone: 877-577-3999
Fax: 319-232-6823

Family Stories

We are grateful when family and residents feel compelled to share their great care experiences. Click on “Family Stories” to read more.

To see some of the ways we have helped serve our patients, click here.

Care Initiatives Hospice Quality of Life video

Hospice Care

Care Initiatives Hospice and their staff were incredibly comforting to our family, and took remarkable care of my mother during the final months of her battle with ALS. We are so thankful for their support and advocacy for her comfort. They took the time to help her with quality of life projects that were important to her, and an incredible surprise and treasure for her family. They went above and beyond to ensure that we created lasting memories that we would all cherish. It takes special people to be able to interact with families anticipating the loss of a loved one, all while focusing on the transition of the loved one to their new home. I recently recommended them to my mother-in-law for a family member. They also had an incredible experience.

Kari M.

Hospice Care

 

Thank you (Greenfield) so much for the beautiful candle. Everything happened so fast. Had you spent time with Mom you would have enjoyed her sparkling personality. We applaud you for all that you do. We are so fortunate to have such compassion at our fingertips. Thanks again! 

The family of Joan C.

Hospice Care

We want to thank each and every one of you for the love and care you had given to our mom. She always looked forward to your visits and made her feel better after you left. You also gave us the comfort to make us feel better and what to expect. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you! (Sioux City)

The family of Darlene J.

Hospice Care

Very caring and well educated about their specialty! (Cedar Falls/Waterloo)

Kim L.

Hospice Care

   If you should ever have to go through a terrible time as we did, please remember Ridgewood and Care Initiatives Hospice - Albia. You will never be alone.

The Family of Terry B.

Hospice Care

These people are wonderful. They moved quick when we needed them and made the last few days of my fathers life as peaceful as they could. Thank you.

Jacob S.

Hospice Care

I appreciate everything this hospice team does for our facility! They work together to provide a smooth transition into hospice care. Their team approach is fantastic and comforting to our residents and their families. They add to the team effort in making sure our resident's needs are met. I can't thank them enough for all that they do!

Kelsey K.

Hospice Care