Oncology and palliative care physiotherapy service
The service provides physiotherapeutic assessment and treatment of a wide range of physical conditions in patients who have a cancer diagnoses, at any stage of their illness.
It provides support and advice for families, carers and other health care professionals.
As part of a multi disciplinary team it aims to help maintain patients in their preferred place of care at the end of life.
The service is provided primarily on a domiciliary, basis with access to out patient facilities at York acute Trust sites.