Mount Sinai Palliative Care specialists are committed to improving the quality of life for patients confronted with serious illnesses.
Working closely with the patient’s primary doctor, we provide coordinated care consisting of:
- Symptom management
- 24-hour availability
- Mount Sinai Visiting Doctor home care and referral
- Inpatient palliative care services
- Social services support
- Physical, psychosocial, spiritual, and emotional support
- In-depth discussion with patients about their condition and their treatment options
To receive help from our palliative care team, please ask your doctor for a referral.
We are available to provide you with assistance either in the hospital or at home.
Our hospital services, inpatient unit and outpatient programs are covered by
Medicare, Medicaid, and many insurance plans. Call us at 212-241-1446 if you have questions about your insurance coverage.