Harbor Light Hospice

Glen Ellyn, IL Hospice Updates Website With Information on Local Services

Press Release   •   May 17, 2016 00:07 EDT

Glen Ellyn, Illinois (mynewsdesk) May 14, 2016 - In order to provide better information on hospice and palliative care, Harbor Light Hospice has updated its website, www.harborlighthospice.com with new resources onhospice in Glen Ellyn, IL. Harbor Light Hospice is a well knownIllinois hospicecare provider that also serves patients in eight other states across the United States. The organization decided to provide more specific information on its hospice care services in Glen Ellyn, IL after noticing a general lack of reliable online information for patients and families residing in the communities of Glen Ellyn, IL.

The average person doesn't understand the nature of hospice care very well for various reasons.

Many hospice provider websites in areas such as Glen Ellyn, IL only provide a general overview of hospice care rather than information about hospice care services that are available in Glen Ellyn, IL. However, overly broad information on hospice care isn't as useful as detailed informational resources for individuals and families researching what care is accessible in their local area. Presenting clear and useful informative resources on the specific hospice services Harbor Light Hospice offers to patients in Glen Ellyn, IL was primary reason for improving upon the website's previous information. By outlining more helpful and reliable information on Harbor Light Hospice's local hospice care services in Ellyn, IL, patients and family members can make well-informed decisions on the type of care that they can realistically access.

Harbor Light Hospice in Glen Ellyn, IL strongly believes in holistically attending to a patient's care requirements by focusing on attending to the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social needs of of the patient, regardless of the setting they are in.

Harbor Light Hospice's new resource on hospice in Glen Ellyn, IL outlines the organization's full hospice care service offerings which include:

- Assistance with "activities of daily living" (ADLs)
- Caregiver support and training
- Counseling and support groups for the patient and family
- Dietitian counseling
- Medical equipment and supplies
- Medication for pain control and symptom management
- On-site nursing
- Pain management and symptom management
- Physical, occupational and speech therapy
- Physician care
- Short-term respite care
- Spiritual consultation

Patients and families who are interested in learning more about the benefits of hospice care and palliative care can get in touch with Harbor Light Hospice via its website, www.harborlighthospice.com. Residents who are interested in hospice in Glen Ellyn, IL can locate the organization's local office 800 Roosevelt Rd #206, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 or call 630-300-3716.

About Harbor Light Hospice :

Harbor Light Hospice seeks to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and families who are facing limiting illness. We focus on life and the quality of living, while accepting the reality of death as a part of life. We provide comfort, company and active treatment of distressing symptoms, with the patient and their family as the focus of care. Services are provided by a team of professionals and volunteers who are physician directed and nurse coordinated. Comfort and coping resources are provided to the family for up to 13 months following the death of their loved one.

Contact: Alex Caruso

Address: 800 Roosevelt Ro. Building C Suite 206
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
United States - 60137
Phone Number : 630-300-3716
Email : rhartig@harborlighthospice.com

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Harbor Light Hospice seeks to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and families who are facing limiting illness. We focus on life and the quality of living, while accepting the reality of death as a part of life. We provide comfort, company and active treatment of distressing symptoms, with the patient and their family as the focus of care.