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Hospice Care

Providing Specialized Care & Comfort for Those Who Cannot Be Cured

The end of life, regardless of whether it takes days, weeks or months, can be a meaningful time for you and your loved ones. At Wheaton Franciscan Hospice, you’ll find an environment of hope at the end of life in which pain and symptoms can be managed and fears diminished. Rely on our team of experts to provide specialized, faith-oriented hospice care.

Hospice Care

Why Choose Wheaton for Hospice Care?

As a faith-based organization, our goal is for you and your family to achieve quality of life through emotional and spiritual support as well as physical comfort. We bring this philosophy of care into homes, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and community-based residential facilities located in Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, eastern Walworth, Washington and Waukesha counties.

Patient Experience

"[Hospice] made caring for my mother at home so much easier and more comfortable by providing meds, equipment, and nurses. Can't imagine how much more difficult it would have been without this service."

"After the doctors released me to your care, I must admit that I felt desperate to the point of losing every single hope. But today, after being in your care for more than two months, I want to say, and it won't be an exaggeration, that I am happier than ever despite the gravity of my sickness."

How We Can Help You

With Wheaton Franciscan Hospice, you or a loved one will receive the highest level of care, including:

  • Medical care
  • Pain management
  • Symptom management
  • Spiritual support
  • Bereavement program and resources

Here at Wheaton, we understand that dying is a transition. To make this transition comfortable for you and your family, we've gathered additional support and resources:

Our Hospice Care Team

Our dedicated team of hospice care professionals deliver tailored care and services to meet your needs as well as your family's needs. The team includes:

  • Family caregiver
  • Physician
  • Medical director
  • Nurses
  • Therapists
  • Home health aides
  • Bereavement counselors
  • Social workers
  • Clergy
  • Volunteers

If you think that you or a loved one may benefit from hospice care, speak with your physician, hospital transition planning professional, or call 414-455-9510 or 1-800-304-7837.

Hospice Care is supported by our Circle of Life Foundation, which accepts donations to provide end of life services, education to health care professionals and the community.

Care Locations

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