Our Palliative Care Program…
…is patient and family centered care that optimizes quality of life by preventing and managing suffering and illness burden.
…focuses on relief from symptoms, pain and stress of a serious illness throughout the course of the illness starting as early as diagnosis.
…provides patients with a serious illness an extra layer of support at any age and at any stage of the illness, and can be provided along with curative treatment.
- Expert management of pain and other symptoms
- Emotional and spiritual support
- Close communication
- Help navigating the healthcare system
- Guidance with difficult and complex treatment choices.
- Social Worker
To be Eligible:
Patients must meet home health eligibility criteria and have a serious illness that poses significant symptom burdens and results in poor quality of life.