Inpatient Palliative Care
If you or a loved one has been hospitalized at Torrance Memorial Medical
Center, our palliative care specialists can provide expert inpatient consultation
services. Our palliative care providers will meet with you and your medical
team to develop a plan that addresses your concerns and fits with your
on-going care plan.
In addition to providing inpatient palliative care services, our team members
can also refer you to our outpatient Care Coordination Center or home-based
palliative care, depending on your unique needs.
Call 310-784-4880 or speak with your healthcare team to request an in-hospital
Outpatient Palliative Care
Our team delivers expert outpatient palliative care services through our
clinic in the
Hunt Cancer Center, as well as through our
Care Coordination Center.
Care Coordination Center
3640 Lomita Blvd. Suite 106
Torrance, CA 90505
Hunt Cancer Center
3285 Skypark Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
*must be referred by a medical oncologist in the center
Home-Based Palliative Care
Torrance Memorial’s Palliative Care program offers home-based palliative
care services with a physician order. Under the guidance of our board-certified
palliative care physician, our team can connect you with home-health providers,
social workers, chaplains, counselors, and other healthcare professionals
who can deliver the supportive care you need in the comfort of your home.
Call 310-784-3739 to schedule a home-based palliative care consultation.
Torrance Memorial's Palliative Care program offers a variety of supportive
services and resources to help each patient and family cope with the challenges
of serious illness.
Our Palliative Care team includes a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW),
who is fully trained and certified to provide individual and family counseling
to patients and families who are receiving palliative care services at
Torrance Memorial. Whether you need help managing mental health concerns
related to your condition, assistance with advance care planning, or referrals
for other community services, our compassionate social workers can help.
For more information, please contact our licensed clinical social worker
At Torrance Memorial, our palliative care specialists understand that caring
for a loved one with a serious illness presents unique challenges. We
encourage all caregivers to practice self-care and provide resources and
information to help them stay strong and healthy - so they can better
support their loved one during his or her treatment.
For more information about the Palliative Care Program, please call 310-784-4880.