March 30th is National Doctors Day

March 28, 2018 | Share:


Originally posted on PennLive

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National Doctors’ Day is not only a day for others to recognize the efforts of medical professionals, but also a day for us as medical professionals to appreciate the impacts of our services on the lives of people we care for.

We sometimes get caught up in the hardships of our positions, focusing on failed treatments and heartbroken families. It can be challenging to work so closely with patients who are suffering and not lose sight of hope ourselves.

Hope and respect are two very important needs for patients receiving hospice care. In my role as medical director at Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, I am committed to providing this respect and trust through our personalized care. The emotional impact of this commitment is immeasurable…”

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