Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospice
When patient needs exceed the care that can be provided by family and friends
Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospiceof Southwest General offers a comfortable setting staffed by professional
hospice personnel ready to provide compassionate and comprehensive inpatient
care in a home-like environment.
Levels of Care
This level of care involves frequent nursing assessment and care planning
to address symptoms that cannot be easily managed at home or in another
setting. This is typically a short-term stay in our residential center
with a goal of returning home or to another facility. The hospice attending
physician is involved in determining this level of care’s duration.
Respite care services are provided at our residential center to allow the
caregiver a time to rest or attend to personal matters, knowing that the
patient is being cared for by trained staff members. To inquire about
the use of respite care, please talk with your hospice nurse or social worker.
This level of care is intended for short-term use with the acknowledgement
that each patient’s needs are individually assessed and the patient’s
length of stay is evaluated regularly by our interdisciplinary team. Room
and board is not covered under the hospice Medicare benefit however, all
or part of this cost may be covered by private insurers. Our hospice social
worker is ready to assist you in helping to make the appropriate financial
The Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospice offers patients and families
a variety of amenities including:
- Each room is a private room that includes a private bath, patio and accommodations
for families to stay overnight.
- Pets are welcome to visit.
- Food service is available for patient and guests.
Our facility features include a:
- Two family rooms
- Meditation Room
- Children’s play area
- Outdoor fountain garden area
- Labyrinth for spiritual reflection
- Community Room with fireplace, piano and television
Visitors may visit 24 hours a day as long as that meets the patient’s
wishes. Visitors must enter through the front vestibule at all times.
The doors are locked at 8:00 p.m., so please ring the doorbell when arriving
after that hour. Children are welcomed visitors at the residential center
and our community room has age-appropriate toys, games and reading materials.
For the safety of all children, we ask that an adult accompany them at
The Thomas P. Perciak Residential Family Center is 20 minutes from the
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport; 30 minutes from the heart of
downtown Cleveland; 10 minutes from the Ohio Turnpike I-80; 15 minutes
from I-71 and 25 minutes from the intersection of I-480 and I-71.
Coming south on I-71: Take the 82 west Exit. Make an immediate left onto
Howe Road. At the Drake Road intersection, turn right. Turn left at the
Strongsville Medical Center/Hospice Services sign. We are the first building
on the left with a u-shaped driveway, 18659 Drake Road.
We Look Forward to Helping You
If you have any questions about our Hospice residential center or would
like to tour this facility please, call
440-816-5000 to schedule a time.