Department of Palliative Care (Hospice) opened on October 11 in Veliky Novgorod. Office opened on the second floor of the Hospital Regional Oncology Center.
Hospice is designed for 20 beds. The main task of the department is to provide palliative and symptomatic relief of cancer patients in the terminal stage of the disease.
The new service is created as part of the "comprehensive health development programs Novgorod region."
Medical furniture, adjustable beds, refrigerators, television sets purchased with funds collected with the assistance of the charity Foundation for Promotion of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
Financing of the newly opened branch of the plan assets of the territorial fund CBOs and the regional budget.