Tidewell was honored to host the first of four hard hat tours of the new Lakewood Ranch Hospice House on January 8

Chief Philanthropy Officer Denise Pope led the tour, showing off the shell of what will become Tidewell's largest and most state-of-the-art hospice house. Denise led guests around the construction equipment and through what will become the grand entrance, a patient room, family gathering rooms and the nurses station and staff offices. It won't be long [...]

Tidewell, Willis Smith Construction break ground on Lakewood Ranch Hospice House

Representatives from Tidewell Hospice and Willis Smith Construction joined local business and government leaders for a ceremonial groundbreaking Friday, March 3, at the site of the Lakewood Ranch Hospice House. The hospice house will be at 11535 Rangeland Parkway, just north of the intersection of Lakewood Ranch Boulevard and State Road 70 in the heart [...]

Complementary Services

Tidewell Hospice’s philosophy of care is focused on providing comfort and helping those with advanced illnesses live well. As a result, Tidewell offers an array of special programs that bring quality of life to patients and their loved ones. The programs, listed below, are designed to reduce stress, relieve pain, provide opportunities for joy and […]


Tidewell Hospice is proud to serve a portion of the estimated 109,000 military veterans who reside in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties with a nationally recognized program aptly titled Tidewell Honors Veterans. Though the program already is available to all hospice patients in Tidewell’s four-county area, the addition of the Lakewood Ranch Hospice House […]

Lakewood Ranch Hospice House

Tidewell made a commitment to the Lakewood Ranch community with the purchase of land on Rangeland Parkway for an eighth hospice house. Ground will be broken in 2017 on the site near the intersection of Lakewood Ranch Boulevard and Rangeland Parkway. The 12-bed, 14,810-square-foot facility offers convenience for Lakewood Ranch patients and families who currently […]