Palliative care at North Shore University Hospital
Manhasset, New York 11030
The Palliative Care Suite at North Shore University Hospital is dedicated to providing relief from pain and suffering. The unique atmosphere is a tranquil setting for patients and families. The suite includes 10 private rooms, open visitation with unlimited visiting hours and pet therapy. It incorporates comforting details like a central water fountain, a music lending library, gourmet food and toys to put younger loved ones at ease.
The American Hospital Association recently honored the North Shore University Hospital palliative care program with a Circle of Life Award for its outstanding commitment to caring for seriously ill patients and their families.
Hospice care continues the goals of palliative care outside of the hospital at the patient’s home, nursing home or specialized hospice unit.