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When life unfolds and we find ourselves in a challenging position where end-of-life care decisions are difficult and solutions seem out of reach, Hospice of Cabarrus County is here to help.
The Bob and Carolyn Tucker Inpatient Unit represents an alternative to the hospital setting. Located on 12 wooded acres in Kannapolis, NC, Tucker Inpatient Unit provides a home-like setting for those facing end of life.
Contact Tucker Inpatient Unit Call 704-935-9432 if you need admission information, would like to make a referral or have questions.
Additional contact information: Tucker Inpatient Unit phone: 704-935-9432 Tucker Inpatient Unit fax: 704-935-9437
Tucker Inpatient Unit Location:
Hospice of Cabarrus County 5005 Hospice Lane Kannapolis, NC 28081
Tucker Inpatient Unit services include:
24 hour-a-day nursing care
A private room and bath for each patient, including pullout couch
Medication, equipment and medical supplies related to patient’s care needs
Flexible visiting hours
Pets may even visit. Check with staff on guidelines.
Chaplain, social work and volunteer services
Private sitting area for families
Dining room with large table to share a family meal
A bright sunroom overlooking peaceful garden (with birdfeeder and benches)
A peaceful and serene chapel, which may be used for meditation or prayer
Play area and toys for visiting children
Home-cooked meals prepared fresh, daily (taking into consideration the special needs and likes of each patient)
Laundry service for each patient
Payment Information for Tucker Inpatient Unit
Payment for hospice care may come from the Hospice Medicare Benefit, Hospice Medicaid Benefit, and/or private insurance.
Each person’s financial situation is considered on an individual basis.
Room and board at Tucker Inpatient Unit is not covered by most insurance; however, a sliding fee scale is available for those that qualify.