Company Overview

Caris believes all patients and their family members deserve the best care and treatment throughout their time with us. Our nursing professionals, staff and volunteers are committed to excellence, while reflecting our core values of compassion, accountability, respect, integrity and service the Caris promise to you.

Caris has 28 offices in Tennessee, Virginia, Missouri, South Carolina and Georgia, and we are grateful to have been trusted with the well-being of more than 40,000 patients and their family members. Our unwavering commitment is to provide a graceful and peaceful end-of-life journey.

Each Caris employee and volunteer is trained through The Better Way program. Through this program, they learn a set of promises that we will uphold with each patient during their time under our care. These promises serve as our commitment to always doing what is right by our patients and their loved ones. Each promise is fulfilled during every patient visit to ensure that the needs and wishes of our patients and their loved ones are honored.


Committed to being your world class hospice


Hospice care with grace


  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Service

Informed Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Caris Healthcare, every life is our mission—regardless of race, color, age, nationality, sexual orientation, disability, religion, sex, or gender.

We support quality end-of-life care, diversity, and inclusion. Caris is committed to eliminating the barriers to care for historically marginalized groups and strives for cultural competency. We believe exceptional patient care begins with our values of compassion, accountability, respect, integrity, and service. We are committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment for each of our patients, families, and employees. Our goal is to make sure everyone’s needs are met physically, emotionally, and spiritually because we believe everyone has the intrinsic right to a quality life and quality end-of-life care.


Caris Healthcare’s guiding principles of hospice care are carried out every day by our team members. Join a company committed to the compassionate care of patients and families.

At Caris, you will have a career, not just a job. You will want to go to work every day, will spend more time with patients and will have more autonomy in decision-making. We offer day-shift work, low patient-to-staff ratio and the chance to make a profound difference in the lives of patients and their families when they need us most. We also offer free training for applicants with an RN or LPN license or CNA certification.

If you are compassionate and skilled, there is a place for you at Caris. All of our team members commit to The Better Way, a list of promises to our patients.

Company Summary
Caris Healthcare
Number of Employees
(865) 694-4762 x1143
10651 Coward Mill Road
Knoxville, TN