Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (November 22, 2013)---Noted hospice and palliative care expert Dominic F. Glorioso Jr., D.O., will present a free community lecture at 7 p.m., Monday, December 2 at Botsford Hospital's Education and Administration Center, Classroom C.
Sponsored by The Botsford Foundation and Gentiva Hospice Foundation, Dr. Glorioso will discuss death and dying and the importance of family support. "Death and dying are personal and painful experiences for both the individual going through the process and their loved ones," Dr. Glorioso said.
"Psychological and physical needs change and present new challenges for families."
Dr. Glorioso is director of palliative care at Gettysburg Hospital in Gettysburg, Penn., and a hospice physician at York Hospital, York, Penn. He is a nationally recognized lecturer and author on the subject of end-of-life decisions.
The lecture is open to both the public and health care providers. For more information, call 248-442-7986. Reservations are not required.
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Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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