Inpatient Palliative Care
Facing a serious illness can often seem overwhelming, as can navigating a complex health care system. It's easy to feel confused and alone.
Mercy Health System and Palliative Medical Associates have partnered to assist patients and families through this challenging time. Working together with your doctors, our palliative care team provides expert pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support and guidance in making informed medical decisions.
Mercy Health System’s Inpatient Palliative Care Program provides expertise in palliative care; assessment of the patient’s physical, emotional, social and spiritual well-being; management of pain, emotional distress and other symptoms; counseling for patients and families, ongoing personalized revision of the patient’s care plan and access to services based on the changing needs of the patient and family.