Mercy Home Health and Hospice - Fort Scott

902 Horton Street
Fort Scott, KS 66701
Fax: (620) 223-8092
Services are provided by Mercy Hospital Fort Scott Learn more »
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Home Health

For many aging, chronically ill or recovering patients, home health care services make it possible to stay comfortably at home, rather than in a hospital or nursing home. Mercy's Home Health team in Fort Scott, KS makes in-home visits to patients of all ages throughout Southeast Kansas.

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A diagnosis of a terminal illness is difficult for patients and families. Mercy's hospice team in Fort Scott, KS brings comfort to both, assuring that the patient is well cared for and experiencing the highest quality of life possible. Care is available 24/7 wherever the patient lives, whether at home, a nursing home or other care facility.

Hospice care includes:

  • Nursing care
  • Pain management 
  • Personal care assistance
  • Physician-directed services from the patient's attending physician
  • Medication, medical equipment and supplies
  • Spiritual and pastoral counseling
  • Emotional support
  • Medical social services
  • Respite care for caregivers
  • Bereavement support for families
  • Volunteer assistance available for patients and families

We serve patients in Bourbon, Crawford, Linn, Allen, Anderson, Southern Miami, Northern Cherokee and Eastern Neosho counties.