Palliative care improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing problems associated with life-threatening illness.
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Royal Women’s Hospital partner to deliver a comprehensive and coordinated palliative care service across the Parkville Precinct.
Palliative care is person and family centred care for a person with an active, progressive advanced disease. The person is expected to die, and their goal is to optimise their quality of life.
How can the palliative care team help me and my patient?
Palliative care is person and family-centred care provided for a person with an active, progressive, advanced disease
Is palliative care the same as end of life care?