Support Care and Symptoms Management

PALLIATIVE CARE

 
General Information
Description of ServicePalliative Care is a recognized medical specialty which is designed to create a collaborative, holistic plan that includes the patient, the family and/or caregivers, and the involved providers, addresses the medical, psychosocial and and spiritual needs of a patient and family, provides an opportunity to discuss, review and document wishes in regards to future healthcare and life sustaining treatment decisions. It is designed to be offered to conjunction with curative treatment, ideally at the diagnosis of a chronic or life-limiting illness as a supportive means to ensure quality of life for both the patient and the family. When appropriate a transition to a plan for Hospice or Comfort Care can and will be supported.
LocationMontgomery
Geographical AreaFulton, Montgomery and Hamilton Counties
Public TransportationCall for details or see website
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureAmy Courtoies, MSW, ACSW-Director 518-770-7577
Helpful TipsST. MARY'S HOSPITAL AT AMSTERDAM
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish/Interpretation available for most languages
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24 Hours/7 Days
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 427 Guy Park Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amsterdam,, NY 12010
Main Phone 518-841-7155
Other Phone 518-841-7155 Service Intake Line
Service Location Email See website to Forward Email
Web Address www.smha.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL AT AMSTERDAM
Affiliated Program: PALLIATIVE CARE
This Service: Support Care and Symptoms Management
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Holistic Health Care (LT-0500.3100)
Palliative Care (LT-6650)