Saratoga Family Health NPs Palliative Care Center
We are a nurse practitioner palliative and family health center. We offer family health services and palliative care consults and treatment. Our medical model is to PROACTIVELY care for you and your family through a holistic and patient centered goals approach. As part of our palliative care service we will work TOGETHER with your primary care and other specialties to care for your whole being. We are focused on treating the whole person to include physical, mental and spiritual health. Our practice is patient-family centered and it focuses on the patient's goals to maximize quality of life.
Clinic hours start September 3, 2019. Hours of operation soon coming.
Holistic approach through partnering with community practitioners to treat the mind and body
Palliative care consults and management
Social work, volunteers and chaplain services
End of Life Doula
Family practice/primary care management
Symptom management through a palliative perspective, a holistic approach, and if needed suboxone and medical marijuana
Same day sick appointments
Workers' Compensation appointments (starting January 1, 2020)
Nurse practitioners have either a Master's or Doctorate degree. They are licensed, autonomous clinicians who are qualified, skilled, and are authorized to assess, interpret labs and diagnostic tests, diagnose illness and disease and prescribe medication. Under the New York
Modernization Act of 2015, a nurse practitioner can practice independently after 3,600 hours of training.
Whom to Contact
- Amy Balog
Across the street from Saratoga Hospital.