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In Home Hospice Care Frankfort, IL

In Home Hospice Care in Frankfort

hospice care Frankfort Serving Cook, Will & DuPage Counties in Illinois

Hospice Frankfort


Oasis Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. believes in affirming life. We exist to be a sanctuary and a refuge for our patients and their families thereby improving the quality of life for our patients who are dealing with life-limiting illnesses.


What is Hospice?

The video below will give you a better idea on what hospice actually is, why would you need it, when do you need it, and how to reach us.

About Oasis

Oasis Hospice compassionately serves Cook, Will and DuPage counties in Illinois. Our quality service speaks for itself with testimonials from families we serve. We desire to bring refuge to every patient and family we care for. As a faith-based organization, hospice care is a calling and not just a profession. We offer each patient the best care options that best meets their needs. Our team members are experienced in the health care industry in general and hospice care, in particular.

Our Testimonies

  • 5 star review  Our experience with oasis was wonderful and bittersweet, Lois and Tiana were compassionate, knowledgeable and attentive. Moms end of life was peaceful as we hoped it would be . I... read more

    thumb Myja Buglio
    April 28, 2022

    5 star review  Our family was very lucky to have Oasis Hospice. We will always remember and be grateful for the professional and kind care that was given to our grandmother. We can't... read more

    thumb Iris Brookins
    July 18, 2022

    5 star review  I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to Oasis Hospice and Palliative Care for doing a fantastic job of taking care of my mom during her illness. After the... read more

    thumb Leah Graham
    November 21, 2021
  • 5 star review  I cannot say enough positive about this team. My father's team was Lois and Blessing. It was a honor to meet them both. They encapsulate the true meaning of... read more

    thumb Cassi Jensen
    April 26, 2022

    5 star review  Oasis is a palliative care center that is well-structured, well-organized, and compassionate. The owner and his employees are extremely professional, knowledgeable, and considerate of your time and beliefs. My loved... read more

    thumb David Anderson
    September 30, 2021

    5 star review  We were referred to Oasis Hospice by my Dad’s oncology office. Upon meeting Tina for an initial referral, we knew immediately they were the right fit for our family. From... read more

    thumb Meredith Kiss
    May 25, 2021

hospice care

When a client is initially described hospice care, usually by their doctor or a caseworker within the healthcare facility, they are usually given a list of hospice agencies in their area to select from. Sometimes these referral sources have a particular firm that they prefer and their suggestions should not be taken gently; they remain in the position to see how well a specific firm takes care of their clients. Nevertheless, as with any healthcare choice, you ought to be as notified as possible in order to understand that you are making the finest choice for you and your enjoyed ones. LWA/ Getty Images All hospice agencies work within the standards stated by Medicare.

This might leave you wondering why it would even matter which hospice agency you pick. There are differences, however, and they’re frequently stashed in the little information. It is essential to do a little research study from the start to find where those distinctions lie. Your very first interaction with a hospice company might take place over the phone after they receive your recommendation information and call you to establish an appointment. It may happen in the hospital setting when an agent from the agency concerns evaluate your loved one and offer details. It might be initiated by you. No matter how your initial interaction happens, there are some important realities to collect from the start.

Really couple of hospices have inpatient centers, which indicates that many people get hospice care via an independent firm. So, probably the most important question you can ask a hospice facility is associated with the place of their nurses. Just to clarify, it truly makes no distinction where the agency’s workplace lies, but it makes a substantial distinction where the nurses lie. I used to work on-call for a large hospice agency that covered 3 counties, over 200 square miles. On weekends, I covered the entire location with only the aid of one LVN (certified employment nurse). As a result, I would sometimes be with a patient in one county and get a call from another client who had a crisis in another county who then had to wait 2 hours or more until I had the ability to get there.

Bear in mind that some hospice companies have multiple branch offices that might be 50 miles or more apart from each other. Make sure that if the firm your taking a look at has numerous branch offices that they also have a different on-call nurse covering every one which the on-call nurse covering your area likewise lives in your area. If you have a crisis in the middle of the night or on the weekend, the last thing you want to do is wait two or more hours for assistance.

There might be one hospice organization, or several that serve your neighborhood. It is essential to learn about the services that each hospice offers. If there are a number of hospices that serve your location, you may wish to demand services from a particular hospice and can communicate that desire to your doctor. Are all hospices the same? How do I choose if hospice is the proper care choice for me? How do I select among various hospice programs? If there is only one hospice program in my neighborhood, how do I identify if it is a good one? These prevail concerns for people and loved ones dealing with life-limiting health problems.