Palliative Care of Baton Rouge provides specialized medical care for people with a serious illness. Care is focused on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve the quality of life for both the patient and the family.
Our team of specially trained doctors, nurses, social workers, chaplains, and volunteers work together with the patient’s physicians to provide an extra layer of support. Palliative Care is appropriate at any age and at any stage in a serious illness and it can be provided along with curative treatment.