Too often, we experience the end of life as stressful and hopeless. What if we could make the experience not only exceptional from the medical standpoint, but joyful and celebratory for the patient, caregivers and family?
November 07, 2017
Integrated MD Care (IMDC), a concierge home palliative care medical practice providing traditional and holistic health care services in San Diego announced today that they have grown their team to address increased demand in their services including limited expansion in Orange County and Coachella Valley.
The addition of new team members broadens the physical and emotional support that Integrated MD Care is able to provide. As the only comprehensive, in-home palliative care program of its kind in the nation, serving those facing serious and terminal illnesses, IMDC provides professional services not traditionally paired with end-of-life care, including: physical therapy and exercise, massage therapy, music therapy, yoga and meditation, acupuncture, and a gourmet chef. The new team members include: Practice Director Neil Singh, Nursing Director Jen Durrant, Nurse Practitioner Julie Chrisco, Outreach Director Athena Toner, and Social Worker Elizabeth Seminova.
In addition to the Integrated MD Care core team, a number of additional integrative practitioners have been added, including expressive arts therapy, aromatherapy, exercise therapy, nutrition, cannabis medicine and physical therapy.
“I’m thrilled to be expanding our incredible team. We’re attracting people who truly care about providing comprehensive support, with integrity, to the patients and families that need us during these difficult life challenges,” said Dr. Bob Uslander, founder and medical director of Integrated MD Care. “When I envisioned this practice, I knew I’d be bringing something new to the world. Too often, we experience the end of life as stressful and hopeless. What if we could make the experience not only exceptional from the medical standpoint, but joyful and celebratory for the patient, caregivers and family?”
Dr. Uslander founded Integrated MD Care to fill the gaps in the health care system that most impact the aging, ill and dying, including establishing an…