Palliative Care in Vienna, VA, and the Surrounding Areas
What to know about the palliative care provided by Visiting Angels of Vienna, VA, and surrounding areas?
The palliative care provided by the staff at Visiting Angels doesn’t just focus on one area of your loved one’s health. Instead, we take a holistic, well-rounded approach involving physical, emotional, spiritual and social areas.
Here’s what you need to know about the palliative care we provide:
What is palliative care?
Palliative care is designed to reduce discomfort and stress from chronic problems or injuries. Designed to improve quality of life, it can be provided regardless of life expectancy.
How does Visiting Angels provide palliative care?
The Palliative Care Certification Program we utilize focuses on four needs areas: physical, emotional, social and spiritual.
- Physical needs include increasing personal comfort, and working with your loved one’s doctors, nurses and others to coordinate this care.
- Our staff help with your loved one’s emotional needs by finding ways to make life more enjoyable and help them reduce stress, depression, and anxiety.
- The social needs aspect is utilized by developing close relationships between our staff and your loved one who needs help and your family helps provide companionship.
- Finding, and restoring, peace of mind in trying times is the way we help you and your loved one meet their spiritual needs.
What are some examples of palliative care?
Examples can vary depending on the patient and their needs.
It may include assisting with personal activities such as dressing, helping your loved one engage with a favorite pastime or giving them someone to engage in conversation with. We also work to create a relaxing environment for your loved one, no matter their situation.
Can palliative care be provided at home?
Yes! The staff at Visiting Angels of Vienna, VA and surrounding areas specialize in bringing this type of care to you and your loved ones. We can assist people with conditions such as heart disease, kidney disease, Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, or Parkinson’s Disease, for example.
Utilize Palliative In-Home Care from Visiting Angels of Vienna, VA and surrounding areas
If you or your loved one needs palliative care assistance in their life due to a chronic condition or illness, contact us to learn more about how our approach can help improve the life of you and your loved one. We provide a free consultation for you and your family to learn more about our care and for us to learn more about your loved one’s situation. We are able to personalize every aspect of the palliative care plan depending on the needs of your loved one and their family to provide the best support to everyone involved.
Contact your local Visiting Angels of Vienna by calling 703-686-8509 or clicking the button below
Serving Tysons, Vienna, Falls Church, Fairfax County, VA, and the Surrounding Area
Visiting Angels VIENNA, VIRGINIA8221 Old Courthouse Rd #208
Vienna, VA 22182