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Special Features of the Myanmar Humanitarian Hospice

 

  • effective symptoms control in advanced cancer
  • palliative care addresses appropriate therapy. At this stage our focus shifts to quality of life not quantity.Issues cannot be addressed satisfactorily if there is pain or physical distress;
  • pain control is our paramount concern. Use of non-opiods, aspirin, paracetamol and opiods codein and morphine generously contributed by the State beautiful and spacious settings. Landscaping on
  • 5 acres of land in Yangon and Mandalay. Patients spend evenings on wheel chairs. spiritual needs. There are Buddhist Prayer Rooms,
  • Christian Chapels. Electronic system in all wards for religious tapes. Religious pilgrim trips for patients to several famous pagodas, Buddhists prayer meetings with Reverend monks are held frequently. gaining merit with nutritious feeding of all
  • patients, family attendants, nurses and some staff bereavement, burial costs are borne by the Hospice. Sermons and burial rites are provided.
  • patients wishing to donate their bodies and retina of their eyes are arranged with respective specialist hospitals
  • young orphans left behind are placed in homes for care.
  • Buddhist monks and nuns are cared for as patients.
  • novitiating novice monks to fulfill wished of a dying mother.
  • cash assistance to bereaved families.
  • music therapy at the centre. Entertainment by famous actors and vocalists.This uplifts the patients’ and staff morale.

 

Touching Lives and Heart through our hospices Loving Care

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Yangon:

No.(2), Highway Road, East Dagon Township, Yangon. Tel: +951-2585134
No.(64-B), Shwegon Plaza,Shwegondine, Bahan Township, Yangon. Tel: +951-541495

Mandalay:

Mandalay Yankin Taung Road, East Moat, Patheingyi Township, Mandalay. Tel: +952-57011