Palliative care at Jeffery Hale

At Jeffery Hale, we are committed to providing high-quality palliative and end-of-life care. Our palliative care beds are available for people aged 18 and over in the Capitale-Nationale region who have a terminal disease and who need the expertise and ongoing support of a palliative care team for their physical, psychological, emotional, or spiritual symptoms. We also have a family unit that allows loved ones to stay close by at all times.

For more information, see our palliative and end-of-life care program. (PDF in French)

Our palliative care team includes:

  • Management and liaison team
  • Medical team
  • Care team (nurses, nursing assistants, and orderlies)
  • Psychosocial and spiritual team
  • Nutrition team
  • Pharmacy team


Clients must be referred to palliative care by a healthcare professional such as a doctor or social worker.


We have a unit of 15 beds reserved for palliative care patients.


You must have a valid health insurance card. The rates for private and semi-private rooms in hospitals are set under the Hospital Insurance Act.  For more information, visit the Services Québec website.


Patients admitted to the palliative care unit at Jeffery Hale receive care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


The Jeffery Hale palliative care beds are located in the main building at 1250 chemin Sainte-Foy, in the Community Geriatric Unit on the 3rd floor.

The family unit is on the 2nd floor.

To contact us

For more information on palliative care, call 418-684-JEFF (5333)/1-888-984-5333, ext. 11820, or use the Contact Us form.