The highly trained care team in Evelyn's House includes compassionate, certified hospice and palliative care nurses who provide specialized care in pain and symptom management and other end-of-life issues. The hospice team also offers support to families so they can make the most of every moment together. Patrick White, MD, the chief medical officer for BJC Hospice, leads the Evelyn's House care team.
Evelyn's House features dedicated music and art therapy rooms, a library, hydrotherapy, a salon, a gathering room with fireplace, a family kitchen and dining rooms, a chapel/meditation room and a garden. Special recognition is given to veterans. For young patients or visitors with special needs, Evelyn's House includes an Ability House, a beehive-shaped, accessible playhouse with interactive activities for children.