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Iroquois Memorial Hospice

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 200 N. Laird Lane
Watseka, IL 60970
Phone: 815.432.0185
Toll Free Phone: 800.220.4795
Contact Person:

Lonnie Dirks - Bereavement and Community Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 815.432.0185
Email: ldirks@iroquoismemorial.com

  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Care & Support Services
Description: Hospice provides care through a team of interdisciplinary caregivers consisting of physicians, nurses, home health aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers. This team works together with the patient and his or her family to create a comprehensive plan of care.

Hospice provides: visits by nurses, management of pain, short-term inpatient care, personal care, coordinated services with patient's physician, help in obtaining financial assistance and other community services, spiritual and emotional support, supportive care by trained volunteers, family counseling, respite care, therapies and nutritional consultation, and bereavement support for family members.
  General Information:
Description: Provides special care and support services to people with a limited life expectancy and their families. Serves persons in Iroquois, Ford, and parts of Livingston and Vermillion counties.
Agency Type: Non-profit

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1 Stuart Drive
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