The sooner you refer patients to Northern Illinois Hospice, the more clinical, emotional and spiritual support we can provide at their home.
Your goal is to give your patients the right care, in the right place, at the right time. When it’s time to focus on comfort rather than cure, the expert team from Northern Illinois Hospice partners with you to provide your patients with a care plan for the highest quality of life.
Most patients prefer to be surrounded by the comforts of wherever they call home. The support of Northern Illinois Hospice provides significant advantages in minimizing ER visits and hospital admissions to keep patients at home as they wish.
When seriously ill patients stay at home, caregiving duties fall on family members. Often, that comes with many questions and a need for education and training. Northern Illinois Hospice includes 24/7 phone assistance as well as emotional and spiritual support for families.
As a patient’s terminal illness progresses, their family may increase phone calls to your office with questions and concerns as well as requests for more frequent office visits. Northern Illinois Hospice can handle many questions and care for your patients to decrease calls to your office and lessen your staff’s workload.