The Palliative Care team:
- Includes doctors, nurses, a social worker and others depending on the patient and family’s needs.
- Helps individuals carry on with daily life more comfortably by providing relief from symptoms such as pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, constipation, nausea, loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping
- Offers education to help patients better understand their condition and choices for medical care
- Provides assistance with advanced care planning
Talk to your doctor or nurse and ask for a referral to learn more.
For more information:
Winona Health Palliative Care
175 E. Wabasha
Winona, MN 55987