Care that improves
the quality of life of people
with serious illnesses

Palliative Care is specialised medical care for people with serious illnesses. This type of care is focused on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. Palliative Care is provided by a specially-trained team of doctors, nurses and other specialists who work together with a patient’s other doctors to provide an extra layer of support.

Our Mission

To enable the provision of Palliative Care which is care that improves the quality of life of people with serious illnesses.

Our Values

Compassion, Collaboration, Competence, Patient and Family Centred, Respect, Integrity, and Dignity​

Objectives

To improve the quality of life of those patients and families facing serious illness through expert medical care.

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Dignity and Palliative Care in the time of Covid

As the world has been thrown into a state of emergency with the COVID-19 pandemic, scenes…

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Palliative Care South Africa

 

To increase quality of care for those with serious illness, we need to do things differently.

 
Patients and their families facing serious illnesses should be offered an extra layer of skilled, medical support called PALLIATIVE CARE. This should be the norm, from the time of diagnosis. This is not happening in the private healthcare sector. Why not and is there a solution?
 

Palliative care Covid19 South Africa

 

Palliative care in the time of Covid-19

Read why Palliative Care is ideally suited to meet the needs of patients during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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