Harbor Light Hospice’s mission in Glen Ellyn, IL is to facilitate better access to dignified, superior-quality care during end-of-life. Our Northern Illinois hospice care services enhance the overall quality of life for patients who are faced with a life-limiting illness for as long as possible. With support from Harbor Light Hospice, patients and families in Glen Ellyn, IL can spend their remaining time together living more richly and meaningfully.
Counties Served in Glen Ellyn, IL by Harbor Light Hospice
Harbor Light Hospice provides compassionate end-of-life care to the communities of Glen Ellyn, IL including the following counties:
Our Glen Ellyn, IL hospice care services can be accessed by patients, regardless of their setting. We are able to support patients in whatever location that best fits their needs including a home, assisted living facility, nursing home, or hospital.
The Hospice Interdisciplinary Team in Glen Ellyn, IL
Our hospice interdisciplinary care team in Glen Ellyn, IL includes medical professionals, specialists, therapists, trained volunteers, and spiritual care providers who work closely with patients and their loved ones. These professionals work diligently to increase the patient’s quality of life through proper pain and symptom management while also helping them to reach their quality-of-life goals and priorities.Members of your Northern Illinois hospice care team in Glen Ellyn, IL may include:
- Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
- Chaplain or Spiritual Advisor
- Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
- Experienced Registered Dietitian (RD)
- Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, and/or Speech Therapist
- Medical director
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Trained Volunteer(s)
- Social Worker
Our Glen Ellyn, IL Hospice Philosophy of Care
The care philosophy we follow in Glen Ellyn, IL is to help hospice patients reach the greatest possible quality-of-life and to maintain this level of quality for as long as possible. Our emphasis on addressing the full spectrum of needs of the patient is a central focus of our holistic hospice care model. Holistic care includes effective pain and symptom management while also nurturing the spiritual, emotional, social, and mental needs of the patient. Harbor Light Hospice also helps to prepare patients and their loved ones in Glen Ellyn, IL for the realities of end-of-life and the different choices, concerns, and decisions they will encounter along the way.
Why You Should Choose Northern Illinois Hospice Care
Nothing is more difficult than facing a life-limiting illness or watching a loved one struggle with pain or other uncomfortable symptoms. But patients and families in Glen Ellyn, IL should know that they do do not have to face this reality on their own. Our hospice care services in Glen Ellyn, IL can help to alleviate patient suffering while also mitigating the stress and anxiety felt by family members.
Hospice care is unlike any other form of healthcare in the U.S. because of its additional emphasis on also supporting patient family members. Harbor Light Hospice will continue to provide support to bereaved members of the family for up to thirteen months following the passing of their loved one. The families and patients we have supported in Glen Ellyn, IL experienced less distress and more comfort knowing that Harbor Light Hospice was always by their side.
Hospice Services Provided in Glen Ellyn, IL
The specific care that will be provided is determined after assessing the unique needs of the patient. Our hospice care service offerings in Glen Ellyn, IL can include:
- Assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
- Training and support for caregivers on how to handle certain situations
- Counseling and support groups for the patient and family
- Registered Dietician/nutrition counseling
- Access to required medical supplies and equipment
- On-site physician and nursing assistance
- Symptom management and pain control
- Medication administration and management
- Therapy for speech, occupational, and physical needs
- 24/7 supervision or short-term respite care
- Spiritual support and consultation
Hospice care is usually paid in full by Medicaid, Medicare Part A, or other private insurers. We guide patients and families in Glen Ellyn, IL toward a better understanding of their coverage options. Inclusive of all our services, we will supply all of the required medical equipment and medications needed for satisfying the important needs of pain and symptom management.
Contact Harbor Light Hospice in Glen Ellyn, IL for Support Today
Harbor Light Hospice’s Glen Ellyn, IL location is found at 800 Roosevelt Rd #206, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 and will admit patients without regard to any discriminating factors, including one’s ability to pay. If your loved one is facing end-of-life with a serious illness, you may contact Harbor Light Hospice by giving us a call at (630) 942-0100 or you can send us a message online for more information about how we can provide compassionate care and support during difficult times.
800 Roosevelt Rd #206
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137