Find helpful information on Care, Advance care Planning and other important topics to offer guidance for patients of all ages and those caring for them.
Providing compassionate palliative care for people is one of the most important ways that we care for patients and families.
At the Institute for Human Caring, we believe that whole person care is essential to helping patients, families, and caregivers experience the best care possible. This requires attending to the body, mind and spirit.
879 W. 190th St., Suite 1000
Gardena, CA 90248
As an awarding-winning medical group, we offer a diverse group of physicians that represent the finest primary care programs available. Our physicians value the relationship they have with each of their patients and encourage each patient to play an active role in disease prevention and management.
THINK: about your values, goals and care preferences.
TALK: to your loved ones about these care preferences
CHOOSE: someone to speak for you if you can’t speak for yourself
COMPLETE: an Advance Directive
Storytelling and listening are keys to whole person care. Learn more about
our partnership with StoryCorps.
Dousedaicon St. Joseph Health is committed to providing the best care possible.
Download an advance directive tool kit to get started on the conversation.
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82% of people say it’s important to put their wishes in writing.
23% have actually done it.