Royal Perth Hospital Palliative Care Department
Phone: (08) 9224 2788
197 Wellington St
Service Provider Category
Counselling/pastoral care, Education and training, Palliative care in hospital
Type of Service(s) offered
Advance care planning, Consultative service provided to the hospital, Outpatient unit, Psychosocial support (counselling, pastoral care, bereavement), Social worker
Royal Perth Hospital provides a consultancy service and outpatient clinic within an adult tertiary public hospital.
This includes comprehensive medical, nursing and allied health care based on the unique needs of the patients, carer and family when facing a life-limiting prognosis including:
- symptom assessment and management
- addressing emotional and social concerns
- coordinating care from hospital to community
- providing quality care for patients approaching the end of life
- assistance with clinical decision making
- bereavement support
- advance care planning.
Assistance is provided with discharge, access to community services, inpatient beds and liaision with palliative care services in regional WA.
Access the full service summary from the WA Health website.