The benefits of receiving palliative care services are many, including:

  • Services provided in an outpatient setting, such as the patient’s home, long-term care facility or assisted living facility
  • Expert monitoring and treatment of pain and symptoms
  • Helping you have more control over your care by improving your understanding of your choices for treatment.
  • Close communication and coordination with all your care providers
  • Caregiver support with education and community resources
  • Helping to reduce or eliminate unwanted hospital visits