Palliative Care

Palliative care specialists care for the whole patient, including their body, mind, and spirit and provide support for their caregivers. The goal of palliative care is to relieve suffering and improve quality of life for patients with long-term or life-threatening illnesses.

The palliative care providers of NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester:

  • Provide medical consultation and collaborate with other physicians
  • Identify and relieve symptoms and pain
  • Determine medical appropriateness for hospice
  • Offer practical advice related to medical care after leaving the hospital
  • Facilitate communication and decisions about goals of care with patients and families
  • Coordinate care and transitions across the medical system
  • Offer support to the treating medical team

Locations

Bronxville

55 Palmer Avenue Bronxville, NY 10708