What Are Palliative Consult Services?

Palliative Consult Services is a service provided by Willis-Knighton Health System that can help you and your family if you are experiencing advanced, progressive, or chronic illness. The goal is to achieve comfort, improve quality of life and provide support and guidance for you and your family. Physical, psychosocial and spiritual concerns are evaluated and recommendations are made to your physician to help manage your symptoms.

Palliative care services can help you and your family with: 

  • Planning for future care
  • Symptom management
  • Decision-making
  • Emotional support
  • End-of-life issues
  • Spiritual distress

In short, if you need answers, support, relief and expertise, we are here to help.