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Our compassionate nursing staff provides exceptional care to support your loved one throughout their hospice journey. Our team of skilled and dedicated nurses is committed to ensuring the comfort and well-being of your loved one during this challenging time. At Shiloh Hospice & Palliative Care, we offer a range of comprehensive nursing care services that are tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient.

Skilled Nursing Assessment

Our experienced nurses conduct thorough assessments to gather vital information about your loved one’s health status. They take the necessary vitals and monitor symptoms to provide a comprehensive overview of their condition. These assessments serve as the foundation for developing an individualized care plan and allow our nursing staff to address any immediate concerns promptly.

Medication Management

At Shiloh Hospice & Palliative Care, our nursing team ensures the accurate and timely administration of medications as prescribed by the primary care physician. Our nurses closely follow medication schedules, maintaining detailed records and collaborating with the healthcare team to prevent any potential drug interactions. We prioritize patient safety and well-being by carefully managing medication administration.

Wound Care

Our skilled nursing staff is proficient in providing specialized care for patients with wounds or skin conditions. They closely monitor the healing process, change dressings as needed, and implement evidence-based interventions to promote wound healing and prevent infections. Your loved one’s comfort and well-being are our top priorities when it comes to wound care.

Personal Care Assistance

We understand the importance of maintaining personal care and hygiene to ensure your loved one’s comfort and dignity. Our nursing team provides compassionate assistance with activities of daily living, including bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting. They create a safe and respectful environment, ensuring that your loved one’s personal care needs are met with sensitivity and compassion.

Pain and Symptom Management

Effectively managing pain is a crucial aspect of our nursing care services. They employ a range of techniques, including medication administration, positioning, and non-pharmacological interventions, to minimize pain and discomfort. Our goal is to optimize your loved one’s comfort and enhance their overall quality of life.

In addition to pain, our nursing staff focuses on managing other distressing symptoms that may arise during the course of care. Whether it’s nausea, shortness of breath, fatigue, or anxiety, our nurses closely monitor and evaluate symptoms to develop personalized strategies for symptom control. They work collaboratively with the healthcare team to ensure your loved one’s symptoms are managed effectively.

Emotional Support

We understand the emotional challenges that patients and their families face during this time. Our nursing staff provides compassionate support, lending a listening ear and offering guidance. They are trained to provide emotional support and create a nurturing environment for patients and their families. Our nurses work closely with social workers and counselors to address the emotional needs of all involved.

We’re Here to Help

At Shiloh Hospice & Palliative Care, our dedicated nursing staff is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care that prioritizes the comfort and well-being of your loved one. We adhere to the directives and guidelines set by the primary care physician, ensuring seamless coordination of care. Contact us today to learn more about how our nursing care services can support your loved one during their journey.

We Aim For Excellence In All That We Do.

Hospice is committed to providing compassionate support for individuals facing terminal illnesses, caring for their physical, mental, and spiritual well-being as they navigate the end of life. Similarly, palliative care shares the same philosophy of comprehensive patient care, extending its services to non-terminal patients, offering them the opportunity to lead longer, happier lives.

  • By law, all healthcare professionals must respect your choice.
  • You don’t need to use the hospice connected to your hospital.

Our dedicated team of professionals aims to ensure that every aspect of your care is tailored to your unique situation and wishes.

We offer compassionate
care for our patients and
their family throughout
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