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Palliative & Support Care

Palliative & Support Care is specialized medical care for people living with a serious illnesses. This care relieves suffering and distress associated with serious illness and through patient and family-centered care. We aim to preserve the quality of life, respect, and dignity in all stages of disease.

The Palliative and Supportive Care Team provides support and medical care to patients at any stage of their serious illness. We are focused on providing relief from the symptoms of pain and emotional stress of a serious illness. Our team includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, a social worker, and a chaplain.

We work in partnership with the patient’s medical team to provide an extra layer of support to improve the quality of life for both the patient and their family.

Is Palliative & Support Care right for you?

If you or a loved one needs additional support as a result of a serious illness, Palliative & Support Care might be just what you need. Illnesses that might need Palliative and Support Care:

 

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease
  • Cancer
  • Dementia
  • Heart disease
  • Kidney failure
  • Liver disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Stroke

Meet our Palliative & Support Care Team

Call us at (228) 575-1498 to schedule an appointment