This medical centre has an Intensive Palliative Care Unit which is a specialized unit for patients and their families who are experiencing severe and complex symptoms related to palliative care issues that cannot be managed in the community or on a general hospital unit. The unit provides care for patients experiencing severe physical, emotional or psychosocial symptoms related to a life-limiting illness. The unit is staffed by an interdisciplinary team consisting of specially trained physicians, nurses, pharmacists, occupational and physical therapists, social workers, spiritual care providers, recreation therapists and volunteers.
Unit 102, Foothills Hospital and Unit 47 Special Services Building
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9
403-944-1157 Unit 47
403-944-1302 Unit 102