His Grace Zacharias Mar Philoxinos, the bishop of Idukki Diocese of Jacobite Syrian church was instrumental in starting Life of Service Palliative and hospice centre in 2017. This project run under a registered charitable trust ISMO().
By accepting Jesus Christ as the ultimate role-model and believes in the innate desire to bring sound quality of life to patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness, prevention and relief of suffering by focus on end of life enjoyment by reducing the symptoms associated with the illness while providing adequate pain management.Read More
To be compassionate by deliver highly personalized nursing care and supportive services for those individuals living with life limiting illness and encompass the physical, psychological and spiritual need of the patient.
To find out the appropriate patients, especially people who are suffering with cancer and provide them with proper guidelines as well as to improve the quality of life and soothe the suffering for patients with advanced illness by specifically addressing communication, comfort care, psychosocial and spiritual realms, grief and bereavement support and legal and ethical concerns.
The appropriate time to get hospice care is when one has experienced a decline in functionality, frequent hospitalization, bouts of forgetfulness or progressive decline due to illness
At life of service, along with physical care for pain management and symptom relief, we also provide emotional and spiritual support. We aim to promote peace and comfort during our inmates’ end of life journey.