Palliative care is a specialized healthcare segment, which includes offering specialized and nursing care for people with serious or life-threatening disease such as cancer. The main focus is to offer relief from the symptoms, pain, physical stress, and mental stress at any stage of illness. In fact, the primary goal is to prevent or treat as early as possible the symptoms and side effects of the disease, in addition to the related psychological and social problems. In fact the primary goal of Palliative Care is to improve the overall quality of life of the patients. Apart from that, Palliative care can help patients understand what choice is best for their medical treatment. Our organized Palliative care home services would be beneficial to any older person experiencing lot of general discomfort and disability at a later stage in life. Palliative care can be offered, along with the curative treatment without depending on prognostication (forecasting of the probable outcome of a disease).
Apart from cancer, there are other diseases, where palliative care is increasingly administered such as chronic heart failure, chronic and progressive pulmonary disorders, HIV/AIDS, renal disease, and progressive neurological conditions. In addition to that, one more field which is gaining traction nowadays is Pediatric Palliative care, wherein the services are geared specifically for children with serious illness.
At Peritus, we bring across the table our strong expertise in nurturing such critical patients with our unique Palliative healthcare model that provides an array of services. We have a strong team of physicians and consultants, who are constantly on the move to offer Palliative home care services at an affordable cost. More than medical support, we ensure that they get the much needed psychological and emotional support for their overall well being. The services that we offer in this segment are: