October 22, 2019
Care Dimensions Appoints Three New Physicians to Its Clinical Team
Danvers, Mass--Care Dimensions, the largest provider of hospice and palliative care services in Massachusetts, has appointed three new physicians to its clinical team.
Dr. Jenna Crowe provides hospice care to patients in the community, as well as hospice care to patients admitted to the Care Dimensions Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Since 2016, Crowe has served as a per-diem physician at Care Dimensions, while also on staff as a hospitalist at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Beverly.
Dr. Crowe graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is board certified in internal medicine.
Dr. Judy Korik Weinstock provides palliative care consultations at Emerson Hospital in Concord, as well as hospice care to patients admitted to the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln. Previously, Dr. Korik Weinstock worked as a hospitalist and primary care physician in New York and in the Greater Boston area. Also, she has served on several advisory boards and workgroups focused on hospice and palliative care and chronic-pain management.
Dr. Korik Weinstock is a graduate of The Renaissance School of Medicine at Stonybrook University in New York and is board certified in family medicine.
Dr. James Peterson provides palliative care consultations to patients in the Greater Boston communities and provides hospice care to those admitted to the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln. Prior to joining Care Dimensions, he worked as a palliative care physician in a medical home setting, a hospice medical director, and a nursing home and primary care family physician in medical practices in Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire.
Dr. Peterson is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass. He is board certified in family medicine and as a hospice medical director.
About Care Dimensions
Care Dimensions is the largest hospice and palliative care provider to adults and children in Massachusetts. As a non-profit, community-based leader in advanced illness care, Care Dimensions provides comprehensive hospice, palliative care, grief support in more than 95 communities in Eastern Massachusetts. Care Dimensions was founded in 1978 as Hospice of the North Shore, and cares for patients wherever they live – in their homes, in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities, in hospitals, or at our two inpatient hospice facilities (the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln, and the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers). Additionally, Care Dimensions HomeMD program provides in-home primary care to patients over age 65 in select communities on the North Shore and Greater Boston who have difficulty leaving home. The Care Dimensions Learning Institute educates more than 7000 healthcare professionals and community members each year on advanced illness and end-of-life topics. To learn more about Care Dimensions, please visit www.CareDimensions.org.
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The Care Dimensions Hospice House, located in Lincoln on the Waltham town line, is a gracious and private home-like setting for patients who need hospital-level care for complex pain and symptom management. To learn more, call our Referral Center at 888-287-1255.