Pediatric Hospice & Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship
Our Palliative Care Program consult service completed over 500 consults in 2017, representing a wide range of ages and diagnoses. Our service receives consults from all areas of the Hospital and multiple subspecialties. Our Palliative Care team includes four HPM board certified/board eligible physicians, a nurse coordinator, two social workers, a bereavement counselor and administrative support.
Our Hospital received ACGME accreditation for a Hospice Palliative Medicine Fellowship in January 2018. The fellow is primarily based at Phoenix Children's with rotations in adult palliative medicine at Mayo Clinic in Arizona - Phoenix and hospice with Hospice of the Valley and the Ryan House.
Electives will be available in all the different subspecialties. Curriculum includes didactic lectures, journal club, a quality improvement project and/or research and case reviews.