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Specialists will serve 11 districts.
In Cheryomushki, the 17th branch of outgoing palliative care was opened. It is located in branch number 3 of city polyclinic number 22 (Bolshaya Cheremushkinskaya street, 6a).
The specialists will serve 11 districts – Akademichesky, Danilovsky, Donskoy, Zyuzino, Konkovo, Kotlovka, Cheryomushki, Zamoskvorechye, Nagorny, Gagarinsky and Obruchevsky.
“Our task is to increase the availability of palliative care and create the most comfortable conditions for patients at home. The department’s specialists are called upon not only to relieve painful symptoms, but also to assist in providing patients with rehabilitation means and medical products, taking into account the indications. We also identify patients in need of measures from government services. Such patients are assisted by the social department of the Palliative Care Center, ”said Tatyana Kravchenko, chief physician of the Moscow Multidisciplinary Center for Palliative Care
The new department will help to refer patients in need of palliative care under the supervision of a field service as soon as possible. Some patients will be able to seek help on their own.
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