Hospice is a specialized type of care that meets the unique needs of terminally ill patients. It is an alternative approach to traditional health care that focuses pain management and quality of life for patients during their final moments. Unity Hospice is a family owned and operated hospice and palliative care company delivering premier care throughout the Midwest. Unity Hospice provides professional medical care to manage pain and other symptoms, and to meet the social, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and their families. Unity Hospice helps patients remain in the familiar home setting while finding relief from pain and discomfort caused from their illness. With the dedication to make patients comfortable, Unity Hospice provides a customized approach to each patient and family, in which we go above and beyond everyday to meet their individual needs. Unity Hospice is a family owned and operated hospice serving patients in Illinois, Indiana and Missouri. Headquartered out of Skokie, Ill., Unity Hospice's northern service areas include 21 counties in Northern Illinois, including all of Chicagoland, as well as Northwest Indiana.
Unity Hospice of Chicagoland Nursing Staff
Unity Hospice Director of Clinical Services Becky Podowski, left, with Volunteer Coordinator Dorothy Parrott, right.
Unity Hospice of Chicagoland Volunteers: Volunteers are offered to hospice patients to provide social and emotional support, and to give the gift of presence.
Unity Hospice chaplains and music therapist providing live music for residents at a nearby long term care facility