Ask the expert: What is palliative care?

Palliative care is a relatively new medical subspecialty that helps patients who are living with a serious illness. Its recognition is growing, but people are still confused about what it is and how it differs from hospice care. Jennifer Ritzau, MD, director of palliative care and medical director at HopeHealth, shares five facts to know … Read More

A New Affiliation with HopeHealth Brings Palliative Care Services to Sturdy Memorial Hospital’s Critically Ill Patients

ATTLEBORO, MA – Effective Wednesday, Nov. 15, Sturdy Memorial Hospital in conjunction with HopeHealth Palliative Care, part of the HopeHealth family of services, will begin offering inpatient palliative care services to patients at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, according to a statement issued jointly by nonprofit entities. “Touching and bettering the lives of people living with a … Read More

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