Palliative care is an inpatient unit, staffed 24 hours a day and is located on the fifth floor. Our focus is on comfort and quality of life for patients dealing with chronic, progressive, life-limiting illness. Our palliative care team helps patients and their families to better understand their illness and treatment options. Our staff is available to assist in making decisions about your care and in dealing with the stresses of your illness. For information or to schedule a visit, please call (740) 687-8590 or (740) 687- 8582.