Mercy Palliative Care in Springfield, MO offers relief from symptoms, pain and stresses for people with serious illnesses. It combines traditional medical therapies with treatment for emotional, social and spiritual needs. Our palliative care team improves the quality of life for both patients and their families.
What can you expect from palliative care?
- Management and treatment for a variety of symptoms (e.g., fatigue, pain, shortness of breath)
- Spiritual care that respects your cultural beliefs
- Ongoing communication and care coordination
- Help reviewing your goals for care, including advance planning when appropriate
- Emotional support