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Personalized Pain & Symptom Management

The palliative care experts at North Kansas City Hospital view patients as unique individuals with unique needs. We work with you and your primary physician to develop a personalized plan to relieve your pain and other symptoms, such as:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Fatigue
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Difficulty sleeping

Palliative Care Services

Our palliative care services include:

  • Pain and symptom management
  • Information on your diagnosis, prognosis and options for care in the hospital and at home
  • Coordination of family conferences to provide education and assist in setting care goals and planning for your needs
  • Emotional support for you, your family members and significant others
  • Spiritual care consistent with your values and beliefs

Support Services

At North Kansas City Hospital you have access to a complete range of additional services if you need them, including:

Learn more about palliative care at our online Health Encyclopedia.

Contact Us

For more information about palliative care at North Kansas City Hospital, call 816-691-1555.

Hours

Palliative care team members are available at the hospital Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. There is a chaplain on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Location

Services are provided throughout the hospital.

Palliative Care