Palliative Care Team

Compassionate team of specialists

Our compassionate team of specialists includes:

  • Physicians
  • Clinical nurse specialists
  • Social workers
  • Chaplains
  • Psychologists
  • Pharmacists
  • Dietitians
  • Volunteers
  • Medical students and residents

The palliative care team works with each patient, the family and primary medical specialty team. They develop a comprehensive plan to address the physical, spiritual and emotional concerns that contribute to the patient's quality of life.

The palliative care team:

  • Helps manage pain and other symptoms
  • Brings medical providers, patients and families together to create a patient-centered plan of care
  • Coordinates palliative home health and hospice services
  • Provides emotional support for family members