Palliative care is a type of service that provides support and comfort to patients and their families who are dealing with a serious terminal illness. Its goal is to enhance the quality of life providing relief from symptoms and stress. For Palliative Care on the Sunshine Coast, St Mary’s Aged Care is the answer.

Our Palliative care services are provided by a team of healthcare professionals, including palliative care specialist doctors, nurses, social workers, volunteers, carers, and other specialists, who work together to provide personalized care that meets the unique needs of each individual.

This article will explore the services available with St Mary’s Aged Care and how they can the community through a difficult time.

St Mary’s Aged Care provides a range of services and support

5. Bereavement support

We provide holistic support after the death of a patient.

6. Advance care planning

We help people make decisions about their treatment preferences.

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Benefits of Palliative Care

  1. Improved quality of life
    We focus on improving the quality of life of every individual by providing personalized support.
  2. Enhanced symptom management
    We provide specialized symptom management that can help alleviate pain, nausea, and other symptoms associated with a sickness.
  3. Emotional and spiritual support
    We recognize the emotional and spiritual needs of each individual and their families and provide counseling to help them cope with the challenges of a serious sickness.
  4. Care coordination
    We coordinate with other healthcare providers inside and outside the hospital,
  5. Increased satisfaction
    People who experience this service report higher levels of satisfaction than those who do not.