Logan Square Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Philadelphia has partnered with Jefferson Health to launch a comprehensive Chronic Illness Support care model. This initiative integrates palliative care, pastoral support, and various services with specialized clinical programming at the skilled nursing facility. The palliative care component is administered by a trained team of medical professionals to provide medical, emotional, and spiritual support for managing chronic conditions and improving patients’ quality of life. This program complements Logan Square’s specialty programming, including Cardiac Care and Pulmonary Care, while offering disease-specific education, health coaching, social services, and connections to community resources. This innovative partnership is considered a pioneering effort in bringing palliative care to the post-acute skilled nursing setting.
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