What is a Palliative Care Consultation?
Provided by a team of medical professionals, Haven’s palliative care consultations include a palliative care medical examination to address pain and symptoms, and discussions with individuals and their caregivers about treatment goals, options and recommendations.
A Haven palliative care specialist will follow up with the referring provider regarding goals, concerns and treatment. Haven specialists will coordinate care with other healthcare providers as well as visit individuals in acute care settings.
Haven palliative care consultations include:
- A palliative care medical examination.
- Discussions with you and your family about treatment goals, concerns and treatment options.
- Treatment recommendations for you and your family.
- A Haven palliative specialist will follow up with your doctor regarding your goals, concerns and treatment.