Palliative Care : Who we are
CHEO Palliative Care Team
Palliative Care Program Physicians
The physicians are part of the CHEO Palliative Care Outreach providing 24/7 days a week on-call and in-house consultation for families and medical team, clinical resource to CHEO Palliative Care Program, and symptom management specialist.
Registered Nurses on Call work closely with the physician team in hospital and in the community to support families and children as well as colleagues along the trajectory of illness. The On-Call Team is available 24/7 via CHEO Locating
The social workers provide education and support to health professionals, children/youth, and families experiencing life-threatening illnesses and end of life issues. They provide counselling, grief and bereavement support, act as a liaison with social service organizations and provide assistance to access community resources.
The Roger Neilson House administration team holds joint positions, overseeing the CHEO and Roger Neilson House teams.
The CHEO Palliative Care Team is complimented by the team at Roger Neilson House. About the RNH Team