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.

    Related Conference of Hospice and Palliative Care

    July 18-19, 2018

    3rd International Conference on Aging & Gerontology

    Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    July 18-19,2018

    5th World Congress on Hospice and Palliative Care

    Melbourne, Australia
    August 27-28, 2018

    4th International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing

    Boston, Massachusetts, USA

    Hospice and Palliative Care Conference Speakers

    Recommended Sessions

    Related Journals

    Are you interested in