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Proud to be your choice for locally-owned home health care since 1978


Providing health care during recovery from a hospitalized illness or injury in the comfort and security of your own home, under orders and direction from your physician, so ask for us!
  • Your trusted, local choice for exceptional care at home:
    • Skilled nursing
    • Home health aides
    • Dietary counseling
    • Social services
    • Physical, speech and/or occupational therapy
  • On-call 24 hours a day
  • Covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurance plans
  • Operated by Fitzgibbon Hospital since 1978

Call us at (660) 831-3293



Locally operated home-centered care for terminally ill people and their families, emphasizing comfort and support when an illness no longer responds to cure-oriented treatments. Our emphasis is on quality of life remaining, not a cure, so ask for us!

  • Your trusted, local choice for end-of-life care
  • On-call 24 hours a day
  • Trained local volunteers
  • Emotional and spiritual support
  • Grief support program and follow-up with family for the first year after death
  • Respite services
  • Covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurance plans
  • Operated by Fitzgibbon Hospital since 1993

Our families consistently tell us that early admission and care from Fitzgibbon Hospice is the key to maintaining the best quality of life for not only their loved one but for their family. Caregivers can help to control pain and keep the focus on living each remaining day to its fullest.

We encourage you to find out how you will benefit from hospice services as soon as you are eligible.

Why Choose Us

  • Local
    • Located in Marshall and serving individuals in Saline County and portions of Pettis, Lafayette, Carroll, Chariton, Howard and Cooper counties, we are honored to be your hometown option, staffed by local health care professionals, providing the care you deserve.
  • Dependable
    • For decades, Fitzgibbon Home Health & Hospice has provided dependable, compassionate care to those in our communities who need it most. From home health care services following an illness or injury, to hospice care services in-home, on-site at The Living Center, other nursing home or assisted living residence, we do it all.
  • Trusted
    • Because our local, not-for-profit agency is a service of Fitzgibbon Hospital, we know you and your community. We combine the specialized care of our hospital with our experienced physician medical director, nurses, home health aides, therapists, social workers, chaplain and volunteers.  You and your loved ones can trust us, knowing that your care is in the hands of trained professionals. And remember, we are for patients, not profits.
  • Experienced
    • Our team of registered and licensed practical nurses deliver   the same excellent care for both home health and hospice. Many of our staff have been with our organization for decades and bring with them years of healthcare and nursing experience. 


What do our families say?

Home Health Hospice

I had great service from them two different times and was very pleased with them. The RN was very good, and the physical therapists were very good in helping me recover from two different surgeries. I would recommend Fitzgibbon Home Health.

Jane Hartley, Marshall

The in-home care gave my parents (and us) a sense of control over the end-of-life process. Our family received the utmost attention day or night when needing hospice care. The  Fitzgibbon Hospice nurses were compassionate, kind and patient, always taking the time to explain what to expect and how we can help while checking on the family’s well-being.

Karla Simpson, daughter of Fred and Zara Castle, Malta Bend

Call us at (660) 831-3293