WHAT WE OFFER
If you are living with a life-limiting or serious illness, the palliative care team at Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) can help. Our care includes pain and symptom management, caregiver support and end of life care. We work together with community partners to improve the quality of your life. At PRHC we have 19 inpatient palliative beds and our palliative physicians also offer outpatient care for patients living at home.
WHO WE ARE
Our multidisciplinary palliative care team includes:
Registered Nurses (RN)
Registered Practical Nurses (RPN)
PRHC’s Palliative Care program encompasses the palliative care unit, palliative team outreach and the cancer symptom management clinics.
HOW TO REFER TO PALLIATIVE CARE
Patients from the Peterborough region are referred by their physician to the palliative care unit most frequently for pain and symptom management.