Palliative Care is "the active total care of patients whose disease is not responsive to curative treatment." The goal of palliative care is the achievement of the best possible quality of life for patients and their families.
Symptom control during this sensitive time is CRITICAL. Genesis Pharmacists recognize the need for expedient, therapeutic solutions for various medical needs which may become prevalent such as:
- nausea & vomiting
- dry mouth & stomatitis
- excessive pulmonary secretions
- radiation mucositis
- wound care
Speak with a pharmacist to ensure the most effective treatment options are available for your family.