Robert Ogden Centre,
St James’s University Hospital,
Telephone 0113 20 64563
The hospital specialist palliative care team office hours are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. After 5pm, ward staff can contact a Palliative Medicine Consultant on-call via switchboard.
On weekends, palliative care nurse specialists will review patients who;
- are known to our service and require complex medication changes
- have uncontrolled symptoms and require urgent assessment
- require support where there is a high level of distress for the patient or the family