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Joseph Brant Hospital

Site: Burlington - Lakeshore Rd

Service: Oncology & Medical Day Care - Outpatient Palliative Care

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Public Comments Effective Aug 21, 2017 the Main Entrance & Emergency Department have moved to 1245 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington L7S 0A2
Contact Information
Fax 905-336-6492
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Primary Contact Karen Lewis, Clinical Navigator; Phone: 905-632-3737 ext 2108
Alternate Contact Ildico Tettero, Nurse Practitioner in Palliative Care; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Palliative care outpatient program comprises of a palliative physician (Mon-Thu), a nurse practitioner (full-time), a social worker (half-time) and a dietitian (part-time) * any one or all team members may be consulted * the team collaborates with all health care providers involved in the client's care  
Care may be provided in the home, hospice, long-term care facility or outpatient clinic at Joseph Brant Hospital * people living with cancer may be seen earlier in their disease phase 
A palliative care clinic (by appointment only) is held once a week at the cancer clinic in Joseph Brant Hospital to address pain and symptom management issues
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Individuals and their family members living with a life-threatening illness
Application Referrals to the clinic can come from a variety of sources including doctors and other health-care professionals
Languages English ; Dutch
Fees None - Covered with valid Ontario Health Card
Site Information
Site Location Downtown Burlington
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
1245 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 0A2
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Intersection Maple Ave and Lakeshore Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Health Care ; Palliative Care / Grief
HCSD Sub Heading Hospice / Palliative Care ; Palliative Care
Service Categories Palliative Care

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