10 Facts About Hospice

Hospice is not a place it’s high quality medical care that helps the patient and family caregivers focus on comfort and quality of life. Hospice is paid for by Medicare, Medicaid, most insurance plans, HMO’s, and managed care plans. Fear of costs should never prevent a person from accessing hospice …

Are there Hospice Care Costs that a family must pay?

End of life decisions are one of the most difficult to make within a family.  These decisions affect a patient’s family’s life for years not only emotionally, but financially as well.  It is imperative to make end of life decisions for patients that are in their financial capabilities.  Hospice care …

Meet one of our Medical Directors, Dr. Areshea Siddiqui, MD, CMD (Certified Medical Director)

Meet one of our Medical Directors, Dr. Areshea  Siddiqui, a wife and a mother to two teenagers and a Doctor to many in the Chicagoland area. Dr. Siddiqui was born and raised in Vijayawada, India where she went to Medical school at the University of Health Sciences and graduated in …

A Special Calling

https://youtu.be/B3aQt2qdmkU Transcript: Um, Esi Sey and the chaplain with the Angels Grace. I started here in August of 2015. Before coming to Angels Grace, I worked with about three or four hospice companies, but, um, I truly enjoy Angels Grace because I feel there’s a special relationship here among the …

Hospice Pet Therapy Program

Dogs have a long-standing history of providing companionship and showing unconditional love for humans. This creates an emotional bond that has a very positive effect. Petting and cuddling can help reduce anxiety, lower blood pressure, ease depression, improve cardiovascular health, release endorphins, improve communication, provide peace and comfort to those …