Holiday Grief: ’Tis the SeasonMemories of good times and togetherness at the holiday season remind us of our loss.
Advance Directives: PricelessThe best gift you can give the people you love is an honest and unflinching discussion about death and end-of-life choices.
Can I Get Hospice Services At Home In Chicagoland?The diagnosis of a life-limiting illness brings with it questions, fears and concerns. The most frequently heard question: “Can I stay at home?”
Chicago Hospice Services: What Does Chicagoland Hospice Sound Like?The 90-year-old patient with Alzheimer’s disease is withdrawn and rarely communicates. Yet when the woman with the guitar enters her room, the patient’s face lights up.
Chicagoland Hospice Care: What To Expect In The First Few DaysWhat happens when a hospice team comes to your home? Some families don’t want strangers to take care of someone they love.
Chicago Hospice Services: Who Pays For Hospice Care In Illinois?All hospices in Chicagoland are reimbursed in the same way, so they do not compete on cost.
VIDEO: Help Is A Phone Call Awayiving at home and remaining independent is possible for these hospice patients thanks to the 24-7 support, clinical expertise and ability to dispatch a member of the hospice team. It’s called Telecare®.
VIDEO: Everyone Feels Better At HomeAfter a fall, a hospice patient living at home talks about the round-the-clock Intensive Comfort Care® she received in order to help her stay out of the hospital and return to her routine.
VIDEO: Hospice Is Not A Bad WordA veteran talks about his military service, how he felt when his doctor referred him to hospice and what his life is like today.