In this episode of “Conversations,” Jewish Sacred Aging’s TV program, Rabbi Address welcomes Dr. Stephen Goldfine, MD, DABFP, CAQGM, DABHPM, chief medical officer of Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice, Marlton, NJ, for a conversation about the nature of hospice and palliative care.
You can watch the conversation in the video player below:
About Dr. Goldfine:
Stephen Goldfine, MD, DABFP, CAQGM, DABHP, is a renowned palliative care physician with more than 25 years of experience. Since 2003, he has served as the full-time chief medical officer for Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice where he is the liaison between Samaritan and the medical community. He also sees patients and families as a physician with Samaritan’s medical practice, called Palliative Medical Partners, and with Primary Care of Moorestown.
Dr. Goldfine is certified by both the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and the American Board of Family Practice. With the latter, he has added qualifications in geriatrics and hospice and palliative medicine. Named Hospice Physician of the Year in 2009 by the New Jersey Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Dr. Goldfine previously served as medical director for several rehabilitation facilities, including Virtua Rehabilitation Center at Mount Holly, the Lutheran Home of Moorestown, and Moorestown Estates.
An articulate and engaging speaker, Dr. Goldfine has presented a range of educational workshops to healthcare professionals and the public. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta.
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