San Diego Hospice & The Institute for Palliative Medicine

4311 Third Avenue San Diego CA 92103
(619) 688-1600

About San Diego Hospice & The Institute for Palliative Medicine

San Diego Hospice & The Institute for Palliative Medicine is a hospice care provider in San Diego, CA 92103. Hospice care is prescribed for critically ill individuals with a life expectancy of six months or less. The primary goal of this care is keeping patients as comfortable as possible throughout the end stages of life. These comfort measures include pain management and methods for minimizing disease-related symptoms. Hospice care can be provided in the home, hospital, long-term care facilities, or a stand-alone hospice house.