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Chicago Vet Offers Hospice Care For Dying Pets

A small ad in the Yellow Pages nearly 20 years ago, changed they way Dr. Amir Shanan approached veterinary medicine.

02/10/2014

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Illinois Hospice Company Owner Charged With Fraud

Seth Gillman, 45 and part owner of Lisle-based Passages Hospice, LLC, would reprimand and even fire workers who dared raise red flags about the policies, according to the criminal complaint.

01/27/2014

VIDEO: Help Is A Phone Call Away

iving 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®.

09/02/2013

VIDEO: Everyone Feels Better At Home

After 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.

09/02/2013

VIDEO: Hospice Is Not A Bad Word

A veteran talks about his military service, how he felt when his doctor referred him to hospice and what his life is like today.

09/02/2013

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Suburban Hospice Patient Gets Spa Treatment

A 39-year old suburban Chicago woman whose deteriorating health forced her into a nursing home two years ago is receiving a full service spa treatment today, thanks to the kindness of others.

02/08/2013

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Dying Woman Wins Wish To Take Son To Great America

A dying Peoria-area woman has one last wish and on Wednesday, it’s coming true.

WBBM Newsradio–06/06/2012