We aim to better the lives of Medically Complex children and their families.
Children with medical complexity have multi-system, long-term illnesses, and/or functional imitations that result in high care needs, high health care utilization, and often rely on medical technology .
Pediatric Palliative Care seeks to enhance the quality of life in the face of a life altering or life limiting diagnoses. Palliative Care focus on the relief of symptoms and conditions that cause distress and detract from the child's enjoyment of life. Palliative Care includes the control of pain and other symptoms and addresses the psychological, social, or spiritual problems of children and their families. The goal of palliative care is the achievement of the best quality of life for patients and their families.