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The palliative care team

Palliative care is the active total care of patients with a life threatening disease.

The team is multi-disciplinary and consists of  doctors, nurses, psychologist, physiotherapists and occupational therapists.

We help cancer patients with:

  • Symptom control
  • Psychological support
  • Advance care planning
  • Coordination of care
  • Coping strategies – for families, as well as patients themselves

We work  closely with community palliative care colleagues throughout East Anglia, referring patients on to community services as needed on discharge from hospital.

Dr Rosemary Wade
Clinical Director Palliative Care and Macmillan Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Sarah Galbraith
Consultant in Palliative Medicine