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Hospice doctor aids patients in time they have left

Original post made on Jun 22, 2011

Dr. Ellen Brown, a medical director at the nonprofit home health care provider Pathways, specializes in offering comfort to her patients in their final months of life. Recently, she was selected as 2011's Home Care Physician of the Year by the California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH).

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 22, 2011, 1:49 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by Susan H, a resident of Castro City
on Jun 22, 2011 at 2:30 pm

There is a special place in Heaven for such people. Thanks for all that you do.


Posted by Steve, a resident of Sylvan Park
on Jun 22, 2011 at 5:52 pm

Pathways did good work in helping my Mom before she passed away in April. However, the organization has serious internal communication and coordination issues that impact the quality of their care, and they don't seem particularly interested in getting feedback or improving their care. That's disappointing.


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