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  • Hospice Care of Sangamon County Hospice Care of Sangamon County

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(39.80397,-89.64854)
 

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Mission Statement

In realizing its vision, the Agency focuses on a complimentary set of objectives, which allows it to meet its responsibilities to its numerous stakeholders; its patients, clients, employees, physicians, shareholders, and the communities it serves.

In meeting its responsibilities to stakeholders, the Agency:

Fulfills its Social Responsibility

The agency recognizes its responsibility to help enrich the communities it serves. The agency fulfills its social responsibility by supporting charitable organizations, the arts, and other community organizations both financially and through volunteerism.

Optimizes Compensation and Benefits

The agency recognizes its most valuable assets are its employees. The agency strives to increase profit through the generation of revenue and the oversight of expenditures in order to optimize employee’s compensation and benefits.

Promotes Education and Personal Growth

The agency recognizes the value of education and the value of an educated workforce. The agency promotes education and personal growth by providing and financing opportunities for employees to pursue advanced degrees, to attend conferences and seminars, to receive technology training, and more.

Embraces Diversity

The agency recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. Namely, its ability to enrich its employees and to contribute to the success of its business. The agency actively attempts to maintain a diverse workforce and to recognize its diverse workforce. It also educates employees as to the positive role diversity can play.

Observes Ethical Standards

The agency recognizes that continually following ethical standards is paramount to providing quality care and to

maintaining its reputation in the communities it serves. The agency expects all individuals representing the agency, whether employees or those having a contractual arrangement, to act ethically. The agency leads by example and provides counseling and training to insure ethical standards are always observed.

Utilizes the latest Technology

The agency recognizes the future of healthcare delivery is intricately linked with technology. The agency stays abreast of the latest technological offerings and trends, employing those that will improve the outcomes of its patients and clients. The agency’s commitment to technology also provides an opportunity for its employees to develop their own technological skills and knowledge.

Continually strives to Improve Outcomes

The agency recognizes its main purpose is to collaborate in restoring the independence of its patients through communication and the delivery of the best possible care. The agency continually seeks innovative ways to deliver care in an unending effort to improve the functionality of its patients. The agency educates both clinical and administrative staff as to their role in achieving positive outcomes and in improving the delivery of care.

Utilizes a Holistic Approach to providing care

The agency recognizes its patients and clients, in particular its hospice patients, deserve to be cared for in their own supportive home environment. The agency utilizes a holistic approach to providing care, which encompasses medical, emotional, spiritual, and psychological support.

Description

Believing that quality of life is as important as length of life, we provide holistic care and support to terminally ill patients and their families in the comfort of their home. We accomplish this by addressing their physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs.

Hospice-Care of Sangamon County employs a team of interdisciplinary professionals consisting of physicians, registered nurses, medical social workers, spiritual counselors and volunteers who work together to insure that the best personalized care is being received

Website

http://alterna-care.com

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