3HC sets the standard for treating home health and hospice patients with innovative, comprehensive and respectful care during their greatest time of need. As a private, not-for-profit agency, our investors are the communities we serve. Profits that are generated are reinvested in new programs and facilities to better serve our patients. Our philosophy remains to provide care to those in need. 3HC is Medicare and Medicaid certified, and is recognized as a preferred provider with over 10 managed care plans (see payor sources for complete listing). The home health and hospice programs are accredited by Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP), a designation shared by only the best providers. The agency began in 1981 providing a skeleton of services to Wayne and upper Duplin counties. Today, 3HC employs over 400 professionals and operates seven clinical offices, the inpatient Kitty Askins Hospice Center, and the corporate office located in Wayne County, North Carolina 3HC maintains active membership in the Association for Home and Hospice Care of North Carolina (AHHCNC), the National Association for Home Care (NAHC), and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO).