Cincinnati Hospice and Palliative Care

Hospice and palliative care from VITAS is available in Greater Cincinnati and all of Southwest Ohio. We serve patients and their families in Butler, Warren, Clinton, Hamilton, Clermont, Brown, Adams and Highland counties. 

VITAS has a hospice office in Blue Ash and an inpatient unit at the Drake Center, both centrally located in the Greater Cincinnati region.

We provide hospice care wherever you need it. The map below indicates our general service area.

Are you looking for a hospice career in Cincinnati? View our open positions today.

VITAS Healthcare Locations in Cincinnati

Hospice Care at Home

    Contact us to learn more about our at-home hospice care.


Inpatient Unit


Home Medical Equipment

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Meet the VITAS Hospice Team

A VITAS physician


The physician closely monitors the progression of the patient’s illness, prescribes appropriate medications and coordinates care with other members of the team.
A VITAS hospice nurse

Hospice Nurse

The hospice nurse is skilled in assessing and managing pain and other symptoms. A nurse may also help with personal care.
A VITAS hospice aide

Hospice Aide

Hospice aides provide personal care to the patient. They are also the “eyes and ears” for the rest of the hospice team.
A VITAS social worker

Social Worker

The social worker acts as a friendly and skilled listener and provides emotional support.
A VITAS volunteer


The hospice volunteer can bring music or a Paw Pals animal companion, and spends quality time with the patient and family.
A VITAS chaplain


The chaplain ministers to the spiritual needs of patients and families of all faiths, and can work with their clergy.
A VITAS bereavement specialist

Bereavement Specialist

The bereavement specialist provides grief and loss support to the patient's loved ones.
The VITAS Care Team