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HOSPICE

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McGregor Hospice provides "a special kind of caring" for individuals and families who are facing a life-limiting illness.

McGregor Hospice emphasizes quality and caring while promoting comfort and support for both the individual and their family.

The Hospice Team at McGregor is committed to addressing the 'whole' patient and their family's physical care, emotional support, and spiritual needs.

The Hospice Experience is provided wherever the patient resides.  This includes a private home, long-term care facility, assisted living apartment, or the home of a family member or friend.

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The Hospice Team at McGregor

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The Hospice Team at McGregor is committed to addressing the 'whole' patient as well as the family's physical care, emotional support and spiritual needs.  

Our Hospice team is comprised of the following:

  • Patient

  • Caregiver

  • Personal Physician

  • Registered Nurses

  • Medical Director

  • Home Health Aides

  • Social Workers

  • Spiritual Counselors

  • Bereavement Specialists

  • Volunteer Assistance

  • Pharmacist

McGregor Hospice Cares for the Whole Person

  

The hospice experience at McGregor is truly a team effort focused on one thing throughout the hospice process: providing care and comfort for our hospice patients and their families. Our staff works closely with outside hospice professionals as well, providing you with all of the people and resources your family will need to cope during this time.

Your hospice team will be comprised of all of these professionals:

  • Personal Physician
  • Registered Nurses
  • Medical Director
  • Home Health Aides
  • Social Workers
  • Spiritual Counselors
  • Bereavement Specialists
  • Volunteer Assistance
  • Pharmacist

Hospice Care for the Entire Family

We understand that life gives us unexpected challenges and beginning hospice care is difficult for families and loved ones to manage. You weren’t ready, but the team at McGregor is always prepared to help your family by giving you all the support you need to get through the process. All of our team members work together to achieve the highest quality of life for our patients and their families. McGregor has assembled a team of the most experienced professionals in hospice care, and we can provide the support that our patients and their families need to deal with terminal illness.

Our Support Services Include:

  • Pain Management
  • Nursing Services
  • Medical Social Services
  • Hospice Aides
  • Spiritual Counseling
  • Symptom Management
  • Medication Management
  • Medical Supplies
  • Respite Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Volunteer Assistance
  • 24-Hour Support and more…

We are here for you every step of the way

Our compassionate and understanding team of health professionals provide you and your family with the support you need, wherever you are in your health care journey.

We invite you to join our Caregiver Support Group! 

Our group meets on the second Monday of the month at 1 p.m. in our Gardens Library. For those who are caring for a loved one or current hospice patient, we offer our support. Contact our Hospice Social Worker for more information at 216.851.8200.

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America’s veterans have done everything asked of them in their mission to serve our country. Veterans have sacrificed so much to keep all of us free and our liberties intact. Millions of men and women have served in the United States military armed forces and have put aside any regard for themselves, while leaving family and friends, to defend our country and its ideals. One of their core responsibilities was to provide common defense, swearing an oath to protect and defend our nation and the Constitution. 

Our McGregor Hospice team is dedicated to providing high-quality care for seniors. We recognize the sacrifices that our men and women in the armed forces have made. We believe that all Americans owe a debt of gratitude that is immeasurable to those who have served to defend our country. 

Traumatic experiences such as war can produce feelings of depression, sleeplessness, anger and irritability, loss of interest, nightmares, guilt, shame, aggressive behaviors, lack of support, and feelings of not being in control, which reflects the intensity of the trauma. This is known as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Sometimes these symptoms don’t surface for months or even years after returning from deployment and can impact the everyday life of the individual and family. With these thoughts in mind, we have developed a Veterans Recognition Program. The purpose is to recognize veterans who are receiving services from McGregor Hospice. All veterans receive a framed Certificate of Appreciation, Service Medal of Honor, and a cap. In addition, journals are provided to record the veterans’ memories which will be given to their families.

Our ultimate goal is to provide the highest quality of care for patients who are veterans. McGregor Hospice staff is trained in caring for patients who have had traumatic experiences.

McGregor Hospice, A Special Kind of Caring

McGregor Hospice is a nonprofit concept of care focusing on individuals and families facing a life limiting illness. McGregor Hospice is a "boutique style hospice" emphasizing quality and caring while providing medical services as well as social, emotional and spiritual support for both the individual and their family. 

Our ultimate goal is to promote the highest quality of life by ensuring comfort, dignity and tranquility no matter where the patient resides or calls "home". This includes a private home, long term care facility, assisted living, apartment or the home of a familly member or friend.

Our services are provided by a team of experienced, well-trained professionals who provide support and on-site visits above the State regulated standards.  Continuity of care for our patients and families is provided by our physicians, nurses, aides therapists, social workers, counselors and volunteers. 

"McGregor Hospice is here for your every step of the way!"

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216.851.8200

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