The Palliative Treatment Outpatient Clinic cares for patients with terminal illnesses. Patients receive treatment to alleviate various symptoms and support to cope with the illness. Treatment is aimed at supporting to cope at home, and is often provided in collaboration with the health centre.
Various procedures can also be performed at the outpatient clinic. The Palliative Treatment Outpatient Clinic operates at the Sädesairaala.
Basic health care is mainly responsible for palliative care, with Kuopio University Hospital providing round-the-clock support to ensure high-quality care.