St. Mary Plaza
4021 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361

1118 Flack Avenue
Alliance, Nebraska 69301


Hospice recognizes death as a normal process, which should neither be hastened nor postponed. It provides the care and support necessary for terminally ill individuals and their families to live as fully and comfortably as possible. Staffed by an interdisciplinary team, Hospice recognizes the varied needs of individuals and families.

Admission criteria:

  • Individuals must be diagnosed with a terminal illness with a limited life expectancy
  • Must be referred by individual's physician
  • Awareness by the individual and family of diagnosis and prognosis

Services include:

  • Management of pain and disease related symptoms
  • Instruction and support for family members to enable them to care for the patient at home
  • Social work and counseling services
  • Spiritual support and pastoral care
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Provision of care to nursing facility residents
  • Home health aide and personal care assistance
  • Medical supplies and equipment related to terminal illness
  • Prescription medications related to the terminal illness
  • Bereavement follow-up for one year
  • Volunteer services including respite care, homemaking assistance and emotional support
  • Massage therapy


To improve life for all people facing advanced illness, dying, death and grief.


To provide exceptional, patient directed, compassionate, responsive, cost effective care that alleviates suffering and improves the quality of life for people and their families in the panhandle of Nebraska and eastern Wyoming.

To promote the emotional, spiritual and physical well being of survivors after loss.

To lead, educate and influence the communities we serve in the care of all people facing advanced illness, dying, death and grief.


  • Compassion
  • Dignity
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Quality
  • Service
  • Stewardship
  • Safety

Non-Discrimination Policy: Prairie Haven Hospice does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, or creed in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment. For further information about this policy, contact: Prairie Haven Hospice, Contact Person/Section 504 Coordinator: Vice President, Human Resources Telephone Number: 308-630-1527 or Nebraska Relay 1-800-833-7352 (TTY) or 1-800-833-0920 for hearing callers. Wyoming Relay 1-800-877-9965 (TTY) or 1-800-877-9975 for hearing callers.

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