Special Cover Palliative Care – India
Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illness.This type of care is focused on providing relief from symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve the quality of life of both the patient and family.
World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is observed on every year on second saturday of October. This year 13 Oct 2018 is being observed as World Hospice and Palliative Care Day.
An International Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care was held in Tiruchirappalli ,Tamil Nadu on 12 Feb 2010. A Special cover issued on Palliative Care is listed.