It is our mission to provide the families in our community with the expertise, kindness, and care that we would expect for our own loved ones.
To show our commitment to providing Northern Nevada with the absolute best Hospice care available, our team maintains National Accreditation status through the Community Health Accreditation Program.
The team at Summit View Hospice have also gone above and beyond, achieving advanced certifications in Hospice medicine and nursing, in order to provide the highest quality hospice care available in Reno, Sparks and Carson City.
In addition to being caring medical professionals, the Summit View Hospice leaders have individually experienced hospice in their own lives. Having been on the other side of the hospice experience with their own families, Dr. Koch and our team understand how meaningful good hospice support can be.
Our Hospice Interdisciplinary Team of caregivers is comprised of:
At Summit View, we believe hospice is a philosophy of providing in-home care, as well as emotional and spiritual support for individuals who suffer from a life-limiting illness.
Hospice care is a team oriented plan of care that is
administered in the patient’s home and supports the patient, as well as their loved ones as they navigate one of the most significant stages of life.
Dr. Johanna Koch, MD
Dr. Joy Koch is certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine by the American Board of Medical Specialties and also is board certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Koch’s dedication and experience in evidence-based Hospice and Palliative medicine is what makes her special and Summit View Hospice is proud to be led by such an outstanding doctor.
Knowledge is strength.
All our Clinical Consultations, Education, and Evaluations are provided for free. For additional assistance regarding hospice benefits, please call.
Our Certified Hospice team is available 24 hours a day.