Palliative Care

palliative-committee

Committee Chair: Phyllis Mahar

Committee Members: Danielle Henri, Rev. Sarah Scott, Monica Franey, Cathy Best, Joann Graves, Leighanne Tate, Linda Davidson, Jackie Crowell

Goal: To promote peaceful and resident centered transition during end of life care for residents while supporting family members and staff.

Objective:

  • To organize, develop and plan for palliative care room and palliation services.
  • To assist in educating staff with meaningful and creative communication tools and appropriate interaction styles while arriving end of life residents and the family members.
  • To develop tools/resources that will assist family members and staff during the grieving stages.