Hospice Care - Genesis Health System

Hospice Care

Genesis Hospice exists to provide support and comfort to patients and their families when a cure is no longer possible.

Communities We Serve

Genesis Hospice serves 11 counties in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois, including services at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. We provide hospice services in private residences, in local health care facilities and at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, the only residential hospice center in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois.

Our Philosophy

Genesis offers specialized care for people at the end of life and support for their families that:

  • Treats the physical, emotional, and spiritual (holistic) needs.
  • Concentrates on making patients comfortable and free of pain.
  • Emphasizes that the quality of life is as important as the length of life.

Eligible for Hospice Care?

Available to anyone with an advanced illness, a limited time to live, along with a physician’s consent to provide medical direction on their behalf.

Why Choose Genesis Hospice Care

  • We admit patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • We have registered nurses covering shifts 24 hours a day.

  • We provide individual, customized care for every patient.

  • We will accept and fill medication orders for our patients on nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • We offer hospice grief support.

Call us at 563-421-5400 or visit www.genesishealth.com/hospice for more information about Hospice Care.