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  • Hospice of the Piedmont Announces Dr. Andy Macfarlan to Join -- Dr. Macfarlan to Help Implement Serious Illness Program in 2021

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    August 04, 2020
    (Charlottesville, VA, August 4, 2020) – Hospice of the Piedmont is proud to announce Dr. Andrew (Andy) Macfarlan is joining the organization as Associate Medical Director.. Dr. Macfarlan will start in August. Dr. Macfarlan practiced for many years in the community, most recently with Sentara Martha Jefferson Medical Group. Dr. Macfarlan has cared for thousands of patients over the years in his practice at Earlysville Family Practice and Albemarle Square Family Healthcare.
     
    Dr. Macfarlan is board certified in family medicine. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Dartmouth College, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a Rufus Choate Scholar. He received his medical training at Baylor College of Medicine receiving the Moody C. Bettis Award for Outstanding Achievement in Community Medicine while there. Dr. Macfarlan completed is residency training in Family Medicine at the University of Virginia.
     
    At Hospice of the Piedmont, Dr. Macfarlan will care for patients and families to maximize the quality of life when patients are facing life limiting illness.
     
    About Hospice of the Piedmont
     
    Founded in 1980, Hospice of the Piedmont is the only community-based nonprofit hospice organization serving central and northern Virginia. We serve the counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Buckingham, Culpeper, Greene, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, Orange, and Rappahannock. Hospice of the Piedmont provides high-quality, compassionate care to terminally ill patients and their families, plus grief support for community members coping with the death of a loved one. Hospice of the Piedmont is committed to providing care and support services to all members of our community regardless of their ability to pay. Hospice of the Piedmont is accredited by Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for compliance with a comprehensive set of national standards. By choosing a healthcare provider that has achieved ACHC accreditation, you can take comfort in knowing that you will receive the highest quality of care.
     
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    Contact:
    Rachael Palm, Community Outreach
    rachael.palm@hopva.org, (540) 825-4840