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Thomasville’s Inpatient Hospice Center

The Compassionate Care You Need In A Peaceful Environment

At Archbold’s John B. and Elizabeth V Wight Inpatient Hospice Center, we understand that end-of-life care requires special attention, empathy, and a peaceful environment where patients and their families can find solace during this challenging time. Our dedicated team of compassionate hospice professionals is here to provide comprehensive care and to ensure the comfort and well-being of our patients and their loved ones at the end of life.

“The John B. and Elizabeth V. Wight Inpatient Hospice Center completes the circle of compassionate care that is the mission of Archbold and at the heart of our wonderful community.” - Gina Shumake

Our Inpatient Hospice Services

Located in Thomasville, Georgia, Archbold’s John B. and Elizabeth V. Wight Inpatient Hospice Center offers a wide range of services tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual and their family. Our team is committed to providing holistic care that focuses on physical comfort, emotional support, and spiritual well-being.

We offer the following inpatient hospice services:

  • Pain and Symptom Management: We prioritize ensuring our patients are free from pain and discomfort. Our skilled team of hospice providers specializes in managing symptoms associated with end-of-life illnesses. We work closely with patients, their families, and their primary care providers to develop personalized care plans that address pain, shortness of breath, nausea, and other distressing symptoms.
  • 24/7 Nursing Care: Our highly trained hospice nursing staff is available around-the-clock to attend to the needs of our patients. They provide expert medical care, medication administration, and assist with daily activities, ensuring your loved one is comfortable and cared for at all times.
  • Respite Care: Taking care of a loved one can be rewarding, but it can also be physically and emotionally demanding. We understand the importance of self-care and the new for caregivers to have some time to rest and recharge. Archbold’s Inpatient Hospice program offers temporary relief and support for family caregivers, giving them peace of mind knowing that their loved ones will receive the same level of attention and quality care that we provide to all of our patients. Our program currently offers up to 5 consecutive days of respite care and it is covered by most insurance plans.
  • Emotional and Spiritual Support: We understand the emotional and spiritual challenges that patients and their families face during the end-of-life journey. Our interdisciplinary team of social workers, counselors, and chaplains provide compassionate support, counseling, and spiritual guidance to help individuals and families navigate this difficult time.
  • Family Support and Bereavement Services: We recognize that the entire family is affected by the end-of-life journey. We provide ongoing support and counseling to family members, helping them cope with grief and loss. Our bereavement services continue even after the patient's passing, offering the support you need through support groups, counseling, and educational resources.
  • Comfortable and Peaceful Environment: Our facility is designed to provide a tranquil and comforting environment for our patients and their families. We offer spacious private rooms with beautiful views, comfortable furnishings, and serene surroundings so you can focus on spending quality time with your loved ones in a peaceful environment.
  • Coordination of Care: We communicate and share information with the patient's existing healthcare team to ensure continuity and consistency in treatment. Our hospice team collaborates closely with patients' primary care providers, specialists, and community resources to ensure seamless coordination of care for your loved one.

We’re Here For Your Family. Contact Us Today.

Your loved on may benefit from the compassion, comfort, support and professional care we offer in the Inpatient Hospice Unit.

Our inpatient hospice team is here to answer any questions you may have and to guide you through this challenging time.

Contact us today to learn more about our inpatient hospice services or to schedule a visit.

John B. and Elizabeth V. Wight Inpatient Hospice Center
Located inside Archbold Memorial in Thomasville
Phone: 229.584.7430

Residents of Southwest Georgia don’t have to travel for advanced, state-of-the-art inpatient hospice care. Learn more about the services offered at Archbold’s John B. and Elizabeth V. Wight Inpatient Hospice Center by calling 229.584.7430.

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