A cancer diagnosis can be shocking and deeply distressing for patients and their families. The Cancer Navigation Service team is available to assist and support you and your family through this journey.
Palliative care is specialized medical care for people living with a serious illness, such as cancer or heart failure. Palliative care is meant to enhance a person’s current care by focusing on quality of life for them and their family.
Medical assistance in dying occurs when an authorized doctor or nurse practitioner provides or administers medication that intentionally brings about a patient’s death, at that patient’s request. This procedure is only available to eligible individuals.