“Palliative care is about the caring catching up with the technology,” a family member writes. The purpose of palliative care is to relieve suffering and improve quality of life for patients facing any serious illness, as well as for their families. Get Palliative Care is the work of pioneers and leaders in the field. Get PC is specifically designed to help consumers learn about palliative care – what it is, how to get it, if it is right for you or your loved one. There you can access palliative care resources, learn about palliative care service providers, and read stories of people graced with such care.
Site produced by the Center for Advancement of Palliative Care the national leader working to integrate palliative care into the mainstream of health care across the United States.