Overview

Western Wisconsin Health’s geriatric and palliative care provides hope and relief to those with advanced and life-limiting illnesses. The goal of this type of care is to relieve suffering and improve comfort and quality of life. We accomplish this through comprehensive assessment and treatment of physical symptoms, giving comfort to those with emotional and relational distress, and offering spiritual support as one searches for meaning and purpose in this challenging time of life.

Palliative Care may be helpful for you if you have experienced any of the following:

  • Frequent trips to the emergency room
  • Repeated hospitalizations
  • Treatments which are becoming ineffective
  • Pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Other difficult symptoms
  • Cancer
  • Congestive heart failure
  • COPD
  • Kidney failure
  • Dementia or other advanced neurological disease
  • Other serious and life limiting illness

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