Description Of Organization And Services

The Bird House is a 501c3 community nonprofit dedicated to providing compassionate, dignified, end of life care by focusing on the physical, spiritual, and emotional needs of our guests and their loved ones in a peaceful home-like environment The Bird House is a 5 bed residential boarding home that partners with hospice agencies to provide compassionate end of life care. Hospice residents must be under the care of a hospice agency and desire the 24 hour assistance of our caregivers and volunteers. Hospice residents pay privately per day. Sliding scale fees are available for low income hospice prospective residents as grants and donations allow. For more information, go to our website,

Carol Tippe
Home Coordinator
Contact 2 Name
Sanjana Raghavan

8 Lime Kiln Lane NE
Iowa City, IA 52245
United States

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24 hours per day, 7 days a week


Receiving hospice care from a local agency, less than 300 pounds, Do Not Resuscitate, limited complicated wound care...Admission pending consultation with hospice and The Bird House Coordinator Documents - IPOST and Do not Resuscitate - Limited paperwork for admission

Cost of Service

Private Pay per day as of 7/1/18 - $255/ day Guest/family pays the equivalent of three days as a deposit, and after that is charged by the week. Sliding scale fees available for lower income individuals when grant/donation funds available

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