Aspire Health is the largest provider of non-hospice, community-based palliative care services in the country.  Aspire currently operates in 7 states and 14 cities and is backed by some of the nation’s leading healthcare services investors.  Aspire’s board is chaired by former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist.  Aspire specializes in providing support to patients facing a serious illness through an ambitious palliative care program focused on caring for patients in their homes and outpatient clinics.  Aspire’s clinicians (e.g., physicians, nurse practitioners, and social workers) are experts in providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness; helping patients and caregivers navigate the healthcare system; guiding patients and caregivers through difficult and complex treatment choices; and providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families.