Awards and Accreditations
2017 Best of the Best
Hospice of Frederick County was named best in home health care provider
by the Frederick News Post readers in 2017. Frederick News post recognizes
local businesses which are the heartbeat of Frederick, MD.
Level 4 Partner with We Honor Veterans
Hospice of Frederick County was the hospice in Frederick County to reach
Level 4 partnership- the highest designation as part of the We Honor Veterans
Program. Learn more about Veterans program here (click to veterans page)
Best of 2017 Mt Airy
The Kline Hospice House was named one of the Best facilities by the Town
of Mt Airy in 2017.
2015 Circle of Life Citation of Honor
Hospice of Frederick County was presented the Circle of Life Citation of
Honor by the American Hospital Association and National Hospital and Palliative
Care Organization. The organization was one of only two recipients in
the United States for the 2015 recognition, which celebrates programs
that have made great strides in palliative and end-of- life care.
Department of Defense Vietnam War Commemorative Partner
Hospice of Frederick County recently became the second hospice in Maryland,
and one of only 12 in the nation, to become a partner in the Vietnam War 50th Commemorative Partner Program established by the Department of Defense.
Joint Commission Accredited Organization
Hospice of Frederick County is proud to be accredited by the Joint Commission.
The Joint Commission comprehensive accreditation process evaluates our
organization’s compliance with their standards and other accreditation
requirements. The Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide
as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment
to meeting a certain performance standard.