The Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley™ is the first independent, community-based, licensed outpatient palliative care center of its kind in California. The center is a division of Hospice of the Valley, a leading non-profit provider of palliative care, hospice care, community grief support and education. Click here to learn more about palliative care at pccsv.org.
Palliative care is expert medical care dedicated to relieving the pain, distress and other symptoms that can accompany serious illness. It is specialized and holistic care aimed at treating the way a serious illness impacts you and your family – including the physical, emotional, social and spiritual aspects.
The specialized team at the Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley addresses your many needs when living with a serious illness by providing:
Expert and proactive pain and symptom management that improves quality of life and daily function.
Care that is individualized and focused on you and your family's needs and goals.
Counseling by social workers and other team members to provide emotional, spiritual and practical support on adjusting to living with a serious illness.
Case management offering assistance in navigating the healthcare system and improved coordination of care across multiple healthcare settings.
Caregiver support through training and practical assistance provided by staff and specially trained volunteers.
Complementary therapies, such as Reiki and massage, art and aroma therapy, for added comfort and relief.
Palliative care is appropriate at any stage of a serious illness, from time of diagnosis extending to more advanced stages. As soon as patients are diagnosed with a serious illness, they can seek help from Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley.
How do I get an appointment at the Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley?
Physicians will refer patients to the Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley for consultation regarding treatment options and medical care for the treatment of pain and other symptoms related to their chronic, serious disease. If you don’t have a physician referral, we would be happy to contact your doctor. Contact the Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley at 1.408.277.7777 or firstname.lastname@example.org to get started.
Will this replace my other medical care?
Palliative care is intended to complement the treatment provided by the patient’s primary physician and other specialists and to coordinate care across these settings. It’s an extra layer of support for patients living with any chronic, serious illness, including cancer and other advanced illnesses.
Where is the Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley and how can I get more information?
We look forward to hearing from you. The Palliative Care Center Silicon Valley is located at 455 O’Connor Drive, Suite 300, in San Jose, California. You may reach us by calling 1.408.277.7777 or you may email us at email@example.com.