“And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that will never fade away.” - 1 Peter 5:4

Hospice Care

At Crown Hospice in Cape Girardeau and Poplar Bluff, MO, we treat our patients, their loved ones, and their aides or caretakers like members of our family. Our care philosophy is rooted in kindness and faith. Genuine kindness is the heart of compassionate care and our faith is the foundation of everything we do. When you choose Crown Hospice, you choose experience, kindness, and support.

About Crown Hospice


Since our founding in 2006, Crown Hospice has provided over 3,000 patients with palliative care services (hospice services) in Cape Girardeau and Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Crown’s commitment to excellence shines through in everything we do. From providing expert medical care and caregiving to giving emotional support to patients and their loved ones, you are cared for and loved by the staff of Crown Hospice.

Crown Cape Girardeau received Hospice Honors Elite status in 2018 and 2019. This status is awarded to hospices that offer the highest caliber caregiver and patient care.

Services Provided by Crown Hospice


Crown Hospice Cape Girardeau and Poplar Bluff offers caregiver support serviceshospice care services, and bereavement services.

Our hospice team understands that every patient is unique, as are their needs, wants, and wishes. The hospice programs that we provide are not one-size-fits-all. In order to do what’s best for our patients, each care plan is customized to suit the needs and preferences of these individuals.

At Crown, we understand the thought of hospice care can bring about negative emotions like fear, discomfort, or stress. Our ultimate goal is to help you understand the immense benefits of hospice care, increase the quality of life of our patients, and to help patients and their loved ones through the grieving process.


What Makes Us Unique?

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A Focus on Faith

The Crown Hospice team meets every morning and every Wednesday night to pray together. We pray for our patients and their families, and we also pray for our staff. We respect the religious views of our patients, and will provide them with exemplary care, no matter their views on spirituality.

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Caring Staff & Volunteers

At Crown Hospice Cape Girardeau and Poplar Bluff, MO, our commitment to care extends beyond the basics. Each patient has a care team that is comprised of attentive professionals. Our bereavement coordinators, social workers, and chaplains offer emotional and spiritual support, while our physicians provide specialized palliative medicine, otherwise known as comfort care. Our Registered Nurses, Certified Nursing Aides, and volunteers provide patients the care they need and the compassion they deserve.

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Award-Winning Hospice Care

Crown Hospice is always striving toward excellence. We are an award-winning hospice organization and we have no plans of stopping our journey toward additional distinctions! Since 2006 we have set the bar for compassionate hospice care within our community.

Don’t Wait To Secure Hospice Care


If your loved one is eligible for hospice care, don’t wait to find a program. Palliative care will improve their quality of life at the end of their life.