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Minke WinklerPrins MD is NOT accepting any new patients in 2014

Minke WinklerPrins MD is NOT accepting any new patients in 2014

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dr. WinklerPrins is NOT accepting any new patients at this time in 2014.

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Palliative Care Specialists Are Scarce

Palliative Care Specialists Are Scarce

| April 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Baby boomers have never needed more care to ease their pain and suffering. But there simply aren’t enough specialists to get the job done. There’s of as many as 18,000 physicians focused on palliative care and hospice care. Right now, there are 5,150 hospice programs and 1,635 hospital palliative care teams in the U.S., according […]

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What does Palliative Medicine do?

What does Palliative Medicine do?

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Palliative Medicine: Focuses on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness—whatever the diagnosis. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. Palliative medicine is appropriate for patients in all disease stages, including those undergoing treatment for curable illnesses and those living […]

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