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Patient being comforted by nurse and doctor

Local Community Relationships

AZSC is a program of not-for-profit Hospice of the Valley, serving central Arizona since 1977. Unlike other palliative care programs operated by multistate corporations, AZSC is based locally, hires locally and has longstanding relationships with our community. 

Care is provided through partnerships with contracted health insurance plans, and we encourage you to contact us if you need assistance with symptom management, coordination of care or access to health-support services. Even if the insurance provider isn’t a contracted partner, we have other supportive care programs that can help.


Physician and Nurse Practitioner in-home and telephonic visits, plus 24/7 clinical phone support and triage

In-person after-hours nurse visits, as needed

Interdisciplinary team to meet physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs

Care coordination with PCP and specialists

Caregiver support and education

Goals of care plan focused on improving quality of life that aligns with
patient values