Angels Grace Hospice


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Angels Grace Hospice

Angels Grace Hospice brings comfort, dignity and peace to help people with a life-limiting illness live every moment of life to the fullest while providing support for loved ones. We perform hospice care in your home, nursing home or assisted-living community, depending on your individual circumstance.

We believe that exceptional end-of-life care can only happen when highly trained, experienced professionals are dedicated to listening to patients and their families, focused on respecting their ideas, and committed to making a difference.

Our leadership team includes medical social workers and nurses with extensive hospice experience. In fact, over 50% of our nurses are Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurses (CHPN) and our medical director is Certified in Hospice Palliative Medicine. All of our employees are hand-picked to fulfill our vision.

Services for Families and Healthcare Professionals

If you or a loved one are diagnosed with a serious illness, knowing what to do next is never easy and you may be wondering about hospice and palliative care. Hospice and palliative medicine provide medical care and treatment to seriously ill individuals, providing the right care at the right time. Understanding your options for care will help to relieve your anxiety and allow you to make informed decisions to receive the most helpful type of care for you or your loved one.

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Hospice Care

Hospice care is not a place, but rather a philosophy to provide comfort care to patients including medical, emotional and spiritual care focused on quality of life. Hospice provides experienced, compassionate care to patients and their families when faced with a serious, life-limiting illness. Hospice is high-quality medical care given when the focus shifts from curing the illness to providing comfort or when patients choose to not seek aggressive medical care at end of life...
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Palliative Care

Palliative care is specialized medical care that improves quality of life for patients with a chronic or advanced illness. Palliative medicine provides comfort and improves quality of life with a focus on relieving pain, suffering, stress and symptoms of living with a serious illness. Unlike hospice care, palliative therapy is not time-limited and does not require the patient to have a prognosis of six months or less to live.
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The Angels Grace Hospice Team

We believe that exceptional end-of-life care can only happen when highly trained, experienced professionals are dedicated to listening to patients and their families, focused on...
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Common Myths & Misconceptions About Hospice Care

Hospice isn’t a place. And hospice care is not just about those who are dying. Hospice is a comprehensive kind of care that focuses on...
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What is Hospice Care?

https://youtu.be/3aTGxR9tEt4 Transcript: Oftentimes family members will ask, "Why hospice now?" Hospice in itself is a very intimidating word and families oftentimes have mixed emotions when...
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Benefits Of Hospice

https://youtu.be/L8UhmB1uGvw Transcript: Hospice is covered by Medicare and private insurances. We work on Medicare benefit periods. Once you're deemed eligible for hospice, it's an ongoing...
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Latest Posts From Our Blog

Becoming a Hospice Volunteer

Kimberly Mills, PhD, is the Volunteer Coordinator at Angels Grace Hospice in Illinois. She recruits and trains volunteers (many of them young pre-med students) to sit with the patients. She has been with Angels Grace for 5 and a half years, and has trained many volunteers.
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What the Families of our Patients are Saying…

I really appreciated the quick response to phone calls when we did have questions.

I really appreciated the quick response to phone calls when we did have questions. Ranesha was excellent, kind, caring, respectful informative. 

 

DT Family
Darien, IL

Just a note to thank you and your staff for all the excellent care.

Just a note to thank you and your staff for all the excellent care you gave my fathers since her went into hospice care with Angels Grace.  He always looked forward to your visits and I am extremely grateful for your follow-up reports after seeing him. Wishing you all the best.

 

JS & Family
Aurora, IL

Thank you for your kindness, patience, and love.

Thank you for your kindness, patience, and love. I am so happy you were there for my mom, dad and our family.  We are so grateful that you and Angels Grace were there for him in his last days with us. With love and gratitude.  

PL & Family
Shorewood, IL

Angels Grace was great.

Angels Grace was great.  Before he came home from a brief hospital stay, the people set up the room with all the equipment he would need.

 

JP Family
Joliet, IL

We are grateful.

Every person from Angels Grace acted professionally and compassionately.  We are grateful.

 

CG Family
Plainfield, IL

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