Hospice and Palliative Care

Hospice and Palliative Care is the active, expert and gentle care and support of individuals living with a serious, progressive illness when cure is not expected. This is the holistic in nature – caring for the ‘’whole’’ person and their family. The aims of hospice and palliative care is to support and improve quality of life for those in the last stage of living, and their families. This offers social, emotional and spiritual support to individuals and families through members of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, social workers, home care nursing, home support, Hospice staff and volunteers, and other disciplines. Palliative care may be offered for people with illnesses, such as like :- Cancer, Heart disease, Lung diseases, Kidney failure, Dementia, HIV/AIDS, ALS ( amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ) etc.

  • Palliative Care and Medicare
  • Hospice Home Care
  • Hospice Medicare
  • Behavioral Health
  • Palliative Care and Cultural Variations
  • Bereavement support
  • Hospice Compassus

Related Conference of Hospice and Palliative Care

July 18-19,2018

5th World Congress on Hospice and Palliative Care

Melbourne, Australia

Hospice and Palliative Care Conference Speakers

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