What we do
While individuals and families may prefer to avail of palliative care from their own home, those who have a life-limiting illness over the long-term may require care that is difficult to provide in the community. Your health-care team will do everything possible to ensure clients remain at home for as long as possible, however some individuals may decide to transition to a personal care home or long-term care facility.
Who we see
Individuals who have a life-limiting illness over the long-term and who receive, or will receive, care in a personal care home or long-term care facility.
How to access this service
Please contact the palliative care consult service/pain and symptom management service. The team can provide support and education for patients and families in determining the most appropriate course of action to ensure the best possible care quality of life.
How to reach us
Palliative care consult team/pain and symptom management: 709-777-7303 or toll-free at 1-855-690-7303
For personal care homes or long-term care contact information, please visit ltc.easternhealth.ca.