New LifeStyles - Atlanta

Fall/Winter 2021

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 59 of 63

PALLIATIVE CARE AFFINITY HEALTHCARE (678) 722-5513 Fax: (678) 722-5581 HOS, PAL, PC, MM, RSP We are available 24/7. (Ad on page 51) Our Hospice care is a type of health care that focuses on the treatment of a terminally ill patients' pain, disease, and symptoms without removing the cause, while attending to their emotional and spiritual needs. Hospice care has a palliative focus without curative intent. Usually, it is used for people with no further options for curing their disease or in people who have decided not to pursue further options that are arduous, likely to cause more symptoms, and not likely to succeed. OLIVE BRANCH HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE 2310 Parklake Drive NE, Suite 430 Atlanta, GA 30345 (470) 395-1000 License #044-0474-H Serving Atlanta Metro area and North Georgia. Nurses on call 24/7 for questions or a crisis. (Ad on page 56) Palliative Care is appropriate at any age and at any stage of a serious or advanced illness and can be combined with curative treatment. It is not dependent on any specific criteria or treatment options. Palliative Care supports the goals and preferences of the patients and their families by upholding the dignity and integrity of each unique patient. Team support is provided for people with pain, stress or other symptoms due to serious illness: Team members make home visits as ordered by your doctor. Legend on page 62 60 Designed for the Future of Senior Living & Care • Compare, map, and share • Videos, tours, photo galleries, and helpful resources • Search other/specific areas • Order additional guides • Find more options and services

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of New LifeStyles - Atlanta - Fall/Winter 2021