You may be wondering what, exactly, palliative care is. At Providence Care, we define it as the active total care of patients whose disease symptoms may or may not respond to therapies and treatments. Palliative care is meant to prevent and relieve patient suffering, and to provide support for the best quality of life for the patient and their family, no matter the stage of the disease or if additional therapies are required. The interdisciplinary team at Providence Care provides palliative care while curative treatment may or may not continue, in the comfort of your Pickens County, SC home.
At Providence Care, our team works to control pain and other physical symptoms, to mitigate spiritual, social and psychological suffering, and to assist patients living in Pickens County, SC in achieving optimal quality of life. While helping the patient, we also provide support to the patient’s family, as they accompany them through their illness or the process of dying. The provision of palliative care is recognized as a standard required by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals, and is used as a criterion for rankings of excellent by U.S. News & World Report.
Trust Providence Care to provide complete, compassionate palliative care in your Pickens County, SC home.
The palliative care services provided by Providence Care help patients and their families who are dealing with severe illness, but aren’t at a point where hospice care is wanted or needed. The patient’s life expectancy may be uncertain, and generally active treatment options are still part of the care. We know that even during an active treatment program where the outlook is optimistic, patients and their families are often experiencing for the first time the possibility of having a terminal illness. We want you to know that you don’t have to go it alone. Providence Care offers physical assistance to you and your family, as well as emotional and spiritual support, right in the comfort of your Pickens County, SC home.
At Providence Care, our main goal is to empower our patients and their families, and help them take control in the areas of healing that are available. As the foremost palliative care provider in Pickens County, SC, we provide the optimal compassionate and alternative care for those facing a severe illness. We’re committed to delivering patient focused care, and as we work to set new quality standards in palliative care, we strive to exceed the expectations of our patients and their families. By offering a wide array of services provided by our diverse staff, you’ll get a program that’s been specifically tailored to you and your needs.
When you need palliative care in your Pickens County, SC home, contact Providence Care.
When you or a loved one needs palliative care in your Pickens County, SC home, you should know that Providence Care is only a phone call or message away. When you visit our contact page, you’ll find our complete listing of telephone numbers depending on your area, as well as a convenient online contact form if you’d prefer to contact us online. Either way you contact us, you can rest assured that we will be ready to help you. At Providence Care, we provide hope in action, and we look forward to being a part of your life.