Tag Archives: Hospice

Unity Hospice Selected as a Winner of NHPCO’s 2017 Creative Arts Contest

Earlier this summer, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Association (NHPCO) held its annual Creative Arts Contest – an awareness campaign that invited hospices across the country to submit entries in the form of photo, blog or poetry, that illustrate how hospice creates meaningful moments for patients and families in their communities. The theme for…

September is Pain Awareness Month

What is the most common cause of disability in the United States today? The answer might surprise you – it is pain. But if you didn’t know, you have plenty of company. Most Americans are not aware of how debilitating pain can be. Knowledge about pain management is lacking and misinformation is easy to come…

CNA

Job Summary: Job title: CNA Job type: Fee for visit Location: Chicagoland Unity Hospice is a family owned and operated hospice. We are looking for outstanding members to join our team. Our promise to our patients is “We personalize our care and treat you like family”. We are dedicated to making our patients’ final days,…

Hospice Licensed Massage Therapist

Job Title: Hospice Licensed Massage Therapist Company: Unity Hospice of Western IL Job Type: Fee for Visit Job Location: Rochelle, IL A Leader in Hospice and Palliative Care Unity Hospice…Helping You Help the Ones You Love Unity Hospice, a family owned and operated hospice company founded in 1992, is looking for some outstanding members to…

A Day in the Life of a Hospice Nurse – National Nurses Week

This May is National Nurses Week. But although many of us know what nurses do, there is one small niche in nursing that often gets overlooked or misrepresented: the field of hospice. This month, get a taste of the duties and responsibilities of nurses in hospice, and why people say it “takes a special person…

Marketer / Community Relations Representative

Job Title: Community Relations Representative/Marketer Company: Unity Hospice of Chicagoland Job Type: Full Time Job Location: Chicagoland A Leader in Hospice and Palliative Care Unity Hospice…Helping You Help the Ones You Love Unity Hospice, a family owned and operated hospice company founded in 1992, is looking for some outstanding members to join our team! The…

Unity Hospice Celebrates Volunteers for Making a Difference – National Volunteer Month

National Volunteer Month, celebrated annually in April, is dedicated to honoring volunteers throughout the country who selflessly donate their time and energy to giving back to others. Unity Hospice is using this time to recognize the many gifts that hospice volunteers provide for patients facing a terminal illness. Volunteerism comes in many shapes and sizes; but many people…

A Physician’s Role in Hospice: National Doctors’ Day 2017

National Doctors’ Day is held annually on March 30th, an obervance day dedicated to celebrating the many contributions physicians provide for patients. In hospice, medical directors are a great importance to the care and comfort of patients who have been diagnosed with a terminal illness. In most cases, the initial decision to consider hospice care begins…

Congestive Heart Failure and How Unity Hospice Can Help – National Heart Month

February is an important month when it comes to your heart. And we’re not talking Valentine’s Day… February is recognized nationally as American Heart Month. Additionally, the week of Feb. 12-18, 2017 is Heart Failure Awareness Week. This is a time, more than ever, to raise awareness about heart failure and to become educated on…