North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network

Site: No physical location

Service: Regional Palliative Nursing Support Line

Description (Service) Telephone services provided include:
  • Palliative support  information and guidance  for  health care providers and/or families by way of a telephone consultation for those living or working in the North  Simcoe Muskoka region.
  • The 24/7 phone line is staffed by one of the palliative nurse consultants (registered nurses) that can offer guidance and information on a palliative approach to care, on symptom management and on community supports for those living with life limiting illness or those working with individuals impacted by this .
  • Offers Palliative Care education and consultation to service providers providing a palliative approach to care and / or end of life care.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Healthcare providers providing end-of-life care and the individuals interested in information regarding the delivery of hospice palliative care

Age Requirements: 12 year(s) and up;
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Orillia Common Roof Building; 169 Front St S
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 4S8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-329-0340
Toll Free Phone 1-844-429-0340
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Primary Contact Rachel Lapensee, Clinical Nurse Manager; Phone: 705-325-0505; Email:
Alternate Contact Whitney Vowels, Executive Director; Phone: 705-325-0505; Email:
Mailing Address Orillia Common Roof Building; 169 Front St S 
Orillia, ON 
Canada L3V 4S8

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