Nursing Facilities

Hospice care is provided in nursing homes, assisted living, and other care facilities to enhance the quality of life for patients.  Hospice brings expertise in end of life care and assists the facility staff in meeting the specialized needs of the patient and their family.  Through the collaborative efforts of both organizations, the best care will be achieved for each person.

How Hospice Can Help in the Nursing Home

Increased Services to Patients

  • Hospice Certified Nurse’s Aides can provide individualized personal care for a heavy care resident.
  • Hospice volunteers help support the patient with companionship visits.
  • Hospice Registered Nurses are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide assessments and interventions related to patient condition.
  • Hospice chaplains are available for spiritual visits.
  • Hospice benefit will pay for medications used for palliative/comfort care of the disease.

Support for the Family

  • Hospice will work with family members to meet end of life care needs
  • Hospice will communicate with family members to define the quality of life the patient wishes
  • Hospice will prepare family for impending death and educate them about the changes that will occur in patients’ condition as death nears
  • Hospice will facilitate family in making of end-of-life arrangements
  • Hospice will provide bereavement support to the survivors

Support Nursing Home Staff

  • Hospice staff will share their expertise on palliative/comfort care measures related to end of life issues
  • Hospice staff will provide educational materials on current pain management practices
  • Hospice staff will communicate with physician to obtain orders for needed medications and treatments that will provide comfort to the dying patient
  • Hospice staff will offer support to Nursing Home caregivers when they experience feelings of loss and grief

Serenity Hospice & Home is willing to work with any facility in our service area.

We currently serve patients at the following nursing facilities:

Anam Care, Inc.
8104 Sayer Road
Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 332-5566
Dixon HealthCare & Rehabilitation
800 Division Street
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 284-3393
Emeritus Senior Living
1543 Temple Lane
Rockford, IL 61112
(815) 332-8484
Franklin Grove Living & Rehabilitation Center
502 North State Street
Franklin Grove, IL 61031
(815) 456-2374
Good Neighbor Care
2705 Avenue E
Sterling, IL 61081 
(815) 622-2800
Good Samaritan Prophets – Riverview
310 Mosher Drive
Prophetstown, IL 61277
(815) 537-5175
Aperion Care
15 W Wasson Road
Amboy, IL 61310
(815) 857-2550
Heritage Square
620 North Ottawa Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 288-2251
Liberty Court
A LifeHOUSE Retirement Property
124 Liberty Court
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 285-2000
Meadows of Franklin Grove
510 N. State Street
Franklin Grove, IL 61031
 (815) 456-3000
Neighbors Rehabilitation Center
811 West Second Street
Byron, IL 61010
(815) 234-2511
Oregon Living & Rehabilitation Center
811 South 10th Street
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-7994
P A Peterson Center For Health
1311 Parkview Ave.
Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 399-8832
Park Place of Belvidere
1701 West 5th Ave.
Belvidere, IL 61008
(815) 547-5451
414 South Wesley Avenue
Mt. Morris, IL 61054
(815) 734-4103
Pleasant View Rehabilitation & Health Care Center
500 N Jackson St
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-7288
Polo Rehabilitation and Health Care Center
703 Buffalo Street
Polo, IL 61064
(815) 946-2203
Prairie View Assisted Living
500 E. McNair Street
Winnebago, IL 61088
(815) 335-1800
Rochelle Gardens Care Center
1021 Caron Road
Rochelle, IL 61068
(815) 562-4047
Rochelle Rehabilitation & Health Care Center
900 North 3rd Street
Rochelle, IL 61068
(815) 562-4111
Rock Falls Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center
430 Martin Road
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 626-4575
Rosewood Care Center
1660 South Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 397-8700
Sterling Pavilion
105 E. 23rd Street
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-4264
Transitions Nursing & Rehabilitation Care Center
1000 Dixon Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-8510
Wesley Willows
4141 N. Rockton Ave
Rockford, IL 61103
 (815) 654-2530

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