World-Class Care

The best care possible.

With a long history as an award-winning palliative care and hospice innovator, Midwest CareCenter continually evolves the meaning of care, perfecting all the ways it can make people feel better, and also be better. Through our state-of-the-art facilities, innovative therapies based on the latest science, award-winning quality standards, and recognition for the immeasurable worth of the human experience, we deliver world-class care.

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With quality standards well above the national average, we provide a uniquely sophisticated approach to treating what you’re facing now. Primary caregivers have scored our care as “excellent.” Families also rate our overall care and our evening and weekend support as “excellent,” putting us in the top tier of the nation’s hospice programs.

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Paula Roderick

We helped patient Peter Glidden and his partner Paula Roderick focus on enjoying every moment.

Thomas Mallman

For patient family member Thomas Mallman and his family, grief counseling was one of our many supportive services.

Lucille Morgan

Volunteer Lucille Morgan values Midwest CareCenter as a place of refuge in the community.

June DeCastro

Patient family member and volunteer June DeCastro found comfort in being prepared.

World-Class Campus

Feel at home wherever you are.

At Midwest CareCenter, we offer a number of settings where you can access care from our world-class campus as well as other sites.

Hospice Pavilion

Hospice Pavilion

Our Marshak Family Hospice Pavilion offers advanced clinical care, psychosocial support and healing for the spirit. This world-class Pavilion is the first and only freestanding hospice specialty care center in Cook County.

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Hospice Suite

The Midwest CareCenter Hospice Suite at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights provides a homelike setting that features private rooms and amenities to support patients and their families.

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Hospice Pavilion
Hospice Pavilion Tour

Take A Look Around

We invite you to take a video tour of the Marshak Family Hospice Pavilion.

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Hospice Pavilion
Healing Garden

Healing Garden

Developed in partnership with the Chicago Botanic Garden, The Waud Family Healing Garden sits alongside The Marshak Family Hospice Pavilion and is open to patients, families and everyone in the community. This healing garden adjoins a stunning 50-acre nature preserve in Glenview.

Rooted in Science

Research shows that healing landscapes are physically and emotionally beneficial. They also can help people relax and release anxiety.

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Our Community

We welcome you!

We offer a number of ways for our community to become involved with us. Check out our events, volunteer programs and other resources.

Volunteer-Elaine-Kurczewski Volunteer Elaine Kurczewski


You have the capacity to make a difference in the lives of others in your community.

Volunteer with Midwest CareCenter. Connect with patients and families. Develop your skills. Grow in new areas. Gain experience, knowledge and personal fulfillment.

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Chris Allegretti
Chris Allegretti

Personal Stories: Chris Allegretti

For patient family member Chris Allegretti, Midwest Carecenter’s Marshak Family Hospice Pavilion became a comfortable and supportive second home for her and her family when her mother was in our care.

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National Social Worker Month

We're Celebrating National Social Worker Month

It's National Social Work Month and we love our social workers! We are so fortunate to have such a highly accomplished and dedicated group of professionals. THANK YOU to all our social workers, integral members of our hospice and palliative care teams, for their dedication to the individual needs of our patients and their families.

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A Knight to Remember

Our 2015 Gala! A Knight to Remember

For sponsorship or ticket information, contact Debra Mell at (847) 556-1568 or

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