Palliative care is focused on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain and stress of a serious illness - whatever the diagnosis. Palliative medicine strives to treat the whole person, aiming to meet physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, while improving the quality of life for patients and their families.
Our affiliated palliative medicine practice offers a specialized team to work with a patient's current physician(s). To learn more, click here
Jack Wright, MD
, Cancer Committee Member
Jo Ellen Cartmell, MD
Outpatient palliative care services are available on Tuesdays by appointment in the Radiation Oncology Department.