Palliative Care Center
03 Haziran 2022

Palliative Care Center;

Palliative care is a department that works to improve the quality of life of patients and their relatives who are facing problems arising from life-threatening diseases. It is a department that provides medical and psychological support for chronic diseases and cerebral hemorrhage, treatment of paralyzed or bedridden patients, nutrition and pain relief for patients with late-stage cancer, and nutritional support for elderly malnourished patients. Medically incurable diseases          in a palliative care center; Internal medicine specialists, social workers, physical therapists, dietitians, psychologists, spiritual support specialists, nurses, and clinical support teams provide service. Family interviews are conducted with eligible patients, requesting patients and their relatives, and information about the patient's condition and process is provided. In this difficult process, patients and their relatives are helped. A physiotherapist helps patients who are bedridden for a long time to walk with exercises in bed  Helps prevent bedside complications that may occur in patients who cannot walk. Physiotherapy is planned and applied according to the needs of the patients. The dietitian helps determine the nutritional status of all patients and plan the appropriate diet and diet. The psychologist provides psychological support to family members who take care of patients in this difficult process, in order to ensure that patients are motivated in this difficult process. A moral support specialist provides moral support services to patients who come and make requests on certain days of the week. Our clinical support team helps care and clean patients in need of care, the palliative care service serves all our patients in the area with a capacity of 22 beds and meets an important need in this regard.