Palliative CARE in South nj

Anyone suffering from a serious illness Dad in hospital bed
can benefit from palliative care.

Is palliative care right for you or your loved one? As a South Jersey palliative care service provider, Samaritan provides comfort to patients in Cherry Hill, Mount Holly, Camden County, and most of the South NJ area. Palliative care helps relieve pain for those suffering from a chronic illness and the side effects of treatment. Read below to learn more about palliative care, and the services we offer to Southern New Jersey.

Palliative care provides relief FROM

  • Pain
  • Other symptoms, such as fatigue, nausea, loss of appetite,
    and shortness of breath
  • Stress
  • The goal is to improve quality of life for both you and your family.

 IT'S APPROPRIATE 

  • Any age
  • Any stage of an illness
  • It can be provided along with treatments that are meant to cure.

Palliative medicine

  • Provides expert treatment of symptoms such as pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, constipation, nausea, loss of appetite, and many other symptoms
  • Devotes time to listen to you, answer your questions about your disease and treatment options,
    and matching treatments to your individual goals
  • Helps to coordinate and share information with all of your other doctors and health providers

These illnesses include, but are not limited to,

  • cancer,
  • cardiac disease such as congestive heart failure (CHF),
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),
  • dementia,
  • kidney failure,
  • Alzheimer's,
  • HIV/AIDS, and
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Our South NJ Palliative Care Service Area

  • Mount Holly
  • Cherry Hill
  • Burlington County
  • Gloucester County
  • Camden County

Our South NJ palliative services help people gain the strength to carry on with daily life and improve the ability to tolerate medical treatments. We also enable patients to have more control over their care by improving their understanding of treatment options. (Resource: www.getpalliativecare.org)

Ready to learn more about palliative care treatment options in South NJ? Contact us today: (800) 229-8183.

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Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice

Samaritan is South Jersey's leading provider of hospice and palliative care.
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