Palliative Care Services in Melbourne for the Elderly
"Where every moment in life matters."
When an elderly are advised for palliative care, it can be emotionally scary for both patient and the family. But we’re here to help. With the right information, quality care, and support, the process becomes easier.
Delta Care has been a trusted facility to aged patients providing comfort and quality care. With the recommendations released in October 2020 by the Royal Commission, we made our palliative care service a high-quality care provision in our facility.
What Is Palliative Care?
Palliative care is specialised medical care for people with a complicated, serious illness. It primarily focuses on providing relief from the stress of the illness and to help them live as fully and as comfortably.
Palliative care may include these principles:
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Palliative Care Service in Melbourne AU
Palliative Care in Australia identifies two types: palliative care in the home and palliative care in residential aged care, hospice, or hospital. While many families opt to have palliative care at the comfort of their homes, a residential aged care facility can provide care and support for more complex needs.
Delta Care provides a residential type of palliative care where aged patients of life-limiting or terminal illness are accommodated and cared for in an aged care facility.
What are the core services in palliative care?
Located in Templestowe & Keilor East, Delta Care is an accredited facility that ensures quieter living. As you live in a village or site safer for family interaction, you find access to:
Our Approach to Palliative Care
Palliative care can help transition the patient to end of life care with the best quality of life. With trained health care professionals, we provide specialist palliative care for patients struggling with a life-limiting illness to live as comfortably as possible.
To be more specific, here’s our approach to palliative care: