Palliative Medicine Services

The Palliative Medicine Team at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center collaborates with you, your family, physicians, and nurses to provide:

  • Relief from pain, shortness of breath, nausea, fatigue, loss of appetite, anxiety and problems with sleep
  • Overall quality of life improvement
  • Emotional and spiritual support
  • Support during care transitions, including within the hospital, home, rehabilitation center, hospice, or nursing facility
  • Assistance with medical decision making and advanced care planning
  • Education about the disease process
  • Information regarding home care services such as visiting nurses or hospice