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Here for you when you need us the most

Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is committed to meeting your healthcare needs at every stage of your life. We are now pleased to have a place and program that supports 24-hour comprehensive, dignified medical care for those who are facing the end of life. NCH has partnered with the Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter to create an inpatient facility to meet that need The Midwest CareCenter Hospice Suite at Northwest Community Hospital.

What is hospice care?

Hospice begins when a terminally ill person chooses care options focused on comfort and symptom relief rather than on a cure. Hospice medical and supportive care is usually provided where the person lives. When 24-hour intensive hospice care is required The Midwest CareCenter Hospice Suite at NCH offers medical care in a comfortable, homelike environment.

Hospice care focuses on your quality of life living with dignity, free of pain and other distressing symptoms as well as providing support for your loved ones. At The Midwest CareCenter Hospice Suite, we will:

  • Address your intensive medical care needs including pain, nausea, vomiting, agitation, or respiratory distress.
  • Provide psychosocial and spiritual support for concerns with stress, anxiety, faith and loss, readily available for you and your loved ones.
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Last Updated 2012/09/05