Palliative Care Clinical Services
Palliative Care Consultative Service (PCCT)
Established in 2005, this service gets referral from most all of the various specialties within our institution with almost 3000 new referrals annually. The inpatient team consists of an interdisciplinary team that assists with goals of care conversations, advance care planning, complex symptom management and referrals to hospice.
Outpatient Palliative Care Clinics
Developed in 2010, our clinics are located on main campus in the Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center as well as at the Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center- Belle Meade. Clinics are offered most days of the week.
Inpatient Palliative Care Unit
Established in 2012, this dedicated unit has a 16-bed capacity. This closed unit is managed by board certified palliative care physicians and cares for patients with specialty palliative care needs.