Established in 1981, 3HC is one of the leading providers of home, health and hospice services in eastern North Carolina. It is a nonprofit agency that is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and offers various managed care plans. The agency s programs are accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program. 3HC employs more than 400 professionals and operates over 10 clinical offices. Headquartered in Wayne County, N.C., it also maintains the inpatient Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The agency provides skilled nursing, medical social work, nursing assistants, pain management and respite care, and physical, speech and occupational therapy services. 3HC is a member of the Association for Home and Hospice Care of North Carolina, the National Association for Home Care, and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.