Palliative Pain & Symptom Management Consultation Service, Durham Region


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What are your admission/referral criteria?

Our service will take referrals from long term care homes, community agencies, physicians, family members and self referrals.  Referrals should be for  individuals living with a life threatening illness who are having pain and symptom management issues.

How would you answer the following question if asked by a patient, client, resident and/or family?

“What can you do for me?”

We can assist you with pain and symptom management issues as well as provide you with information about services available and possibly link you with appropriate supports.

Additionally, we provided education regarding end of life issues to long term care homes, nursing agencies, community agencies. 

 

Staff/Service

By Dedicated Staff

Upon Request

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In Home

Animal Therapists

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Art Therapists

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Bereavement Coordinators

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Bereavement Support

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Child and Youth Coordinator/Counsellor

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Clinical Counsellors

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Complementary Therapists

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Complementary therapies

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Day Program

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Dietitians

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Education

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Educational Coordinators

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Grief Group Facilitator

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Home Consultation Services (Nurse Practitioner)

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Home Support (Homemaking)

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Inpatient consultation

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Inpatient Facility (PCU)

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Music Therapists

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Nurses

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Nursing Visits

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Occupational Therapists

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Outpatient Clinics

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Personal Support Workers

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Pain & Symptom Management

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Pharmacists    

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Physicians

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Physician Visits

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Physiotherapists

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Psychologists

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Quick Response / Emergency Response

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Research

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Respiratory Therapists

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Respite Care

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Social Workers

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Social Work / Counselling

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Speech / Language Therapists

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Spiritual / Pastoral Care Workers

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Spiritual / Pastoral Support

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Volunteer Coordinators

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Volunteers

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Volunteer Support

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