The Palliative Care Clinic offers a wide range of support for patients with life-limiting illnesses and their family. The Clinic cares for patients not only with cancer but with any end-stage medical condition.
Our service is directed to maintaining patients at home for as long as possible with the backup of admission to St Vincent’s Private Hospital or the Sacred Heart Hospice.
Home consultations by Dr Redelman can be arranged by phoning 0411 365 572.
The specialist Palliative Care services are tailored to each individual and their different needs. This may include:
- Pain and symptom control
- Home visits by Palliative Care community nurses
- Home visits by Generalist community nurses
- Palliative Care physiotherapy in the Hospice or at home
- Lymphatic massage in the Hospice or home
- Social work support
- Dietary support
- Day hospital care.
The Palliative Care Clinic is a multidisciplinary clinic attended by Palliative Care Consultants and nurses. We are available to help make life easier for you and your family. Our aim is to support and encourage patients to continue with living.