Care Services

It’s natural to have a lot of questions about palliative and hospice care and what it means for you and your loved ones. That’s why Optum™ Palliative and Hospice Care, formerly Evercare™ Hospice & Palliative Care, works closely with you and your families to respond to any questions, needs and concerns. After a thorough conversation, our interdisciplinary care team will work with your attending physician to design a customized care plan that helps you get more out of the days to come.

Learn more about our care services:

Palliative care

Specialized care to help better manage pain and symptoms during serious illness. From what palliative care is to why it is important, learn more about what palliative care provides patients and their families. This section also includes a helpful question and answer section.

Hospice care

Compassionate care and comfort for those facing terminal illness. Learn about everything from what hospice care is to why you should consider it. Take time to explore the questions and answers section, which were based on questions we hear from families contemplating hospice care.


Support before, during and after a loved one’s death. See what Optum offers for grief support, including recommended helpful resources for those on the grieving journey. This program is available to everyone in the community, regardless if they received Optum Hospice Care services.

If you think you or a loved one might benefit from our care services, ask your doctor, contact your local Optum hospice provider or call 877-765-4445.