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Palliative Care

Genesis offers palliative care to offer you and your family comfort as you deal with serious illness like congestive heart failure, COPD, advanced liver disease, advanced kidney disease, and cancer. Our compassionate, expert physicians and staff help you and your family deal with the symptoms, pain and stress that can affect your quality of life. Genesis is committed to providing care where you need it. We care for patients when they are in the hospital, Physician Pavilion, the Genesis Cancer Care Center, assisted living and at home. Please call the Palliative Care office for a complete list of preferred skilled nursing facilities where Genesis provides palliative care.

Conditions we treat

There are many conditions and diseases that our palliative care physicians and staff treat including:

Advanced heart disease
Advanced kidney disease
Advanced liver disease
Advanced lung disease
Alzheimer’s
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Cancer
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Congestive heart failure (CHF)
Dementia
Emphysema
Neurological disease
Stroke

Treatments and support

Genesis offers the following treatments and support to enhance the care you receive from primary specialists to enhance your quality of life. We specialize in treating the following symptoms:

Anxiety
Constipation
Decreased appetite
Depression
Diarrhea
Fatigue
Insomnia
Nausea
Pain Management
Shortness of breath (dyspnea)
Vomiting

We also offer the following support services:

Assistance with social needs (financial, food and housing)
Complex pain management
Counseling through social work
Legacy work (building memories)
Medication education
Spiritual support

Meeting your treatment needs

At Genesis, we have compassionate, expertly trained oncology staff to meet your palliative care needs. We are with you every step of the way. The Genesis Palliative Care team includes:

Board-certified physicians
Certified nurse practitioners
Clinical nurse specialist
Nurses
Nurse case manager
Social workers
Pastoral care staff
Pet therapy

Make an appointment

For an appointment with the Genesis Palliative Care team, call (740) 455-4925.

Cancer Care Appointment

740-454-5271

Related Locations

Genesis Hospital
2951 Maple Avenue
Zanesville, OH 43701

Genesis Cancer Care Center
2951 Maple Ave
Zanesville, OH 43701

Physician Pavilion 945
945 Bethesda Drive, Suite 120
Zanesville, OH 43701

Genesis Breast Care Center
2800 Maple Avenue
Zanesville, OH 43701

Genesis Hospice Care (Morrison House)
713 Forest Avenue
Zanesville, OH 43701