In Alberta, there are a number of different specialized palliative care programs that support patients experiencing complex symptoms. This includes Intensive or Tertiary Palliative Care Units for people with very serious and complex symptoms that need special care to manage them. Once clients are stable, they are discharged to the most appropriate care setting.
The information below is zone specific, find your zone by viewing the AHS Zone Map.
To find out more about your care options and what types of palliative and end-of-life care services are in your area, visit Palliative and End-of-Life Care.