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How to Obtain Services

To initiate palliative care services, a patient’s treating physician should request a consultation with the URMC Palliative Care team.

Patients and/or Families: Ask your healthcare provider to request a consultation.

Referring Physicians: Referrals can be done via eRecord or by directly calling (585) 273-1154 for consultation requests or more information.

Emergencies: For a palliative care emergency, please call the Strong Memorial Hospital Page Office at (585) 275-2222, and ask for the palliative care physician consultant on call.