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The Role of Health Professionals

Your care may be given by a team. A palliative care team may include many people who work in health. Some of them are:

Doctors

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Nurses

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Social workers

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Occupational therapists and physiotherapists

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Psychologists

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Bereavement Counsellors

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Paramedics

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Pastoral Care Workers

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Pharmacists

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Volunteers

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Other health professionals

  • Dietitians, speech therapists, pharmacists and complementary therapists can all help to improve your quality of life
  • Case managers are sometimes assigned to help coordinate care
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Last updated 04 April 2014*