Provides symptom management, comfort and guidance to people experiencing a life limiting or terminal illness.
Health services offered to palliative and end of life patients include:
- nursing care
- occupational therapy
- respiratory therapy
- nutritional services
- social services and counselling
- advance care planning
Support services offered to palliative and end of life patients can include:
- personal care
- respite care
- Meals on Wheels
- medical equipment provided by Alberta Aids to Daily Living Program
Services vary by community. Please contact Continuing Care Access 1-855-371-4122 phone or fax 1-855-776-3805. For access to Home Care programs or Acute Care, contact the facility in your community for more information.