North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network

Site: No physical location

Service: Regional Palliative Nursing Support Line

Record Details
Source From iCarol Yes
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-329-0340
Toll Free Phone 1-844-429-0340
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Located In Community Orillia
Address Orillia, ON
Contact Information
Primary Contact Rachel Lapensee, Clinical Nurse Manager; Phone: 705-325-0505; Email:
Alternate Contact Whitney Vowels, Executive Director; Phone: 705-325-050; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) Telephone services provided include: 
* Palliative support information and guidance for health care providers and/or families by way of a telephone consultation for those living or working in the North Simcoe Muskoka region. 
The 24/7 phone line is staffed by one of the palliative nurse consultants (registered nurses) that can offer guidance and information on a palliative approach to care, on symptom management and on community supports for those living with life limiting illness or those working with individuals impacted by this . 
* Offers Palliative Care education and consultation to service providers providing a palliative approach to care and / or end of life care.
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Healthcare providers providing end-of-life care and the individuals interested in information regarding the delivery of hospice palliative care
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2006
Physical Access Not Applicable

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