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Organization: Bond County Health, Hospice
Bond County Health Department - 1520 S. 4th Street
Greenville, IL 62246

Main: 618-664-5020
Fax: 618-664-9682

http://www.bchd.us/hospice.htm
Hours of Operation:  Mon: 08:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Tue: 08:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Wed: 08:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Thur: 08:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Fri: 08:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Contacts:

Services:

Service: Hospice Care
Description:

  • Admissions and care are available seven days a week. A registered nurse is on call 24 hours a day to provide admissions, offer advise over the phone and, if necessary, to make a home visit for current patients.

    (618) 664-5020                  

  • Provides compassionate, specialized care to terminally ill people and their loved one.

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  • Offers a team of physicians, nurses, social workers, spiritual counselors, home health aides and volunteers working together to provide individualized, compassionate care.
  • In addition, we can provide the services of occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, and registered dietitian.
  • Provides medically managed pain and symptom control.
  • Offers support for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient and family.
  • Relieves anxiety by providing information to the patient and family about what to expect as the illness progresses.
  • Provides 24 hour a day access to the hospice team.
  • Includes back-up inpatient hospitalization at contracting hospitals or skilled nursing facilities.
  • Reducing financial stress on family.
  • Provides special bereavement care to family and loved ones for up to 13 months.

 


Charges:

Depends on the service.


Eligiblity:
  1. Consent of attending physician
  2. Life expectancy of 6 months or less
  3. Residence in Bond, Madison, Clinton, Montgomery, or Fayette Counties
  4. Philosophy  of allowing death to occur naturally
  5. Arrangements must be made for a capable and willing caregiver

Insurance:

Medicare, Medicaid and Private insurance

Notes:

Data Reviewed 11/01/2018  EG

Categories:Counseling - Spiritual Guidance
Death - Grief
Death - Hospice Care
Death - Terminal Illness
Educational/Vocational - Public Education
Health/Medical - Treatment