Tidewell is an independent, not-for-profit organization with a mission of helping people live well by providing care, comfort and compassion. This mission is accomplished through home-based, support care programs for patients and families living with advanced illness and requiring end-of-life care. Tidewell Hospice serves more than 8,000 patients each year as the sole hospice provider in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties.
Average census: 1,100 patients per day
Hospice house details:
Location – Rangeland Parkway, near the intersection of Lakewood Ranch Boulevard and State Road 70.
Size – 14,810 square feet with 12 private patient rooms of 330 square feet apiece.
Opening – Scheduled for 2018.
- $7 million total
- $1.2 million land
- $3 million build
- $800,000 furnishings and start up
- $2 million endowment
The Lakewood Ranch facility will join Tidewell Hospice’s other seven hospice houses in Sarasota, Venice, Bradenton, Ellenton, Port Charlotte, Englewood and Arcadia.