One of the challenges for cancer patients is to maintain their emotional, spiritual and physical well-being through the course of treatment and the progression of their disease. Advocate Condell Medical Center is dedicated to caring for the whole person, and offers a full range of oncology support services to help cancer patients and their loved ones move forward.
At Condell Medical Center, Kathy Hill, RN, MS, LCPC guides patients and their families through the cancer treatment process from diagnosis to survivorship - while coordinating their care with a team of dedicated physicians and staff. Kathy brings 11 years of oncology experience and knowledge to this role.
Eating the right kinds of foods is an important part of cancer treatment. Good nutrition during and after treatment can help you feel better. Receive one-on-one consultation for nutritional meal planning, recommendations for weight gain and or maintenance, and follow up are provided. Physician prescription is needed for insurance coverage. For more information, call 847.990.5770.
Certified Cancer Exercise Specialist - Advocate Condell Centre Club
As a Certified Cancer Exercise Specialist, Carol Dieball, ACSM, CES, is knowledgeable and compassionate to those on the cancer journey. She’ll focus on your unique needs and capabilities to create a program that is tailored to you. Your well-being is our most important goal. Carol is certified through the Cancer Exercise Training Institute. For more information, call 847.990.5743.
Download the Cancer Exercise brochure.
Lymphedema, or the accumulation of fluid in the arms and/or legs, is a common but often misunderstood condition that affects the quality of life of many cancer survivors. Condell Medical Center's program is designed to help patients manage the effects of lymphedema. For more information, call 847.990.5350.
Mission and Spiritual Care
Spiritual care provides comfort throughout the patient's healing process. Our commitment to spiritual care is exemplified through our hospital chaplains who are available 24/7. Condell Medical Center's chaplains respect each patient's and family's unique cultural, spiritual, and psychosocial needs.