Contact us on 0732-690077 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients facing problems associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment, treatment of pain, and holistic treatment of other problems including the physical, psychosocial and spiritual. A key component of Palliative care is the support of families and caregivers.
Provides relief from pain and other distressing symptoms Affirms life and regards dying as a normal process Intends neither to hasten or postpone death Integrates the psychological and spiritual aspects of patient care Offers a support system to help patients live as actively as possible until death Offers a support system to help the family cope during the patients illness and in their own bereavement Uses a team approach to address the needs of patients and their families, including bereavement counseling, if indicated Will enhance quality of life, and may also positively influence the course of illness Is applicable early in the course of illness, in conjunction with other therapies that are intended to prolong life, such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy, and includes those investigations needed to better understand and manage distressing clinical complications
We also provide at home care for those who are not able to visit us.
Elgeyo Marakwet North Road,
Off Argwings Kodhek Road
P.o Box 74818-00200,