Medical Directors

  • If the patient wishes his/her Primary Care Physician (PCP) may continue to provide primary care and consult with our Medical Director (Doctor of Internal Medicine) and the hospice interdisciplinary team to provide input for hospice care issues.
  • Our medical directors are certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine with expertise in palliative care, pain and non-pain symptom management, ethics, advance care planning, and End-of-Life care
  • Our Program Medical Director is a Hospice Medical Director Certified (HMDC) by the National Hospice Medical Director Certification Board created by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM)
  • Visits patients at home, nursing facilities, residential/group homes and other settings as requested by the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team (IDT), family and as necessary to alleviate distressing symptoms
  • Provides medical oversight with the IDT including input in the hospice Plan of Care and supportive care to patients and family
  • Our Medical Directors are part of the core group of the IDT
  • Approximately 75% of our clients use our Medical Director as their attending physician.

CONTACT US

Compass Hospice of Dallas

13747 Montfort Dr. Suite 107, Dallas TX 75240

(Phone): (432) 552-1400
(Fax): (432) 332-2594
(Email): bcroasdell@compasshospice.com

 

CONTACT US

Compass Hospice of Big Spring

602 S. Main St., Big Spring, TX 79720

(phone) 432-263-5999

(fax) 432-263-9998

(email) kdaniels@compasshospice.com 

 

 

CONTACT US

Compass Hospice of Dallas

13747 Montfort Dr. Suite 107 Dallas, TX 75240

(phone) 972-233-0525

(fax) 214-447-9480

(email)  bcroasdell@compasshospice.com