Dr. Stuart is Senior Medical Director of Sutter VNA & Hospice, the largest provider of home-based health services in Northern California. He is the founder of Advanced Illness Management (AIM), an integrated system of care for patients with late-stage chronic illness, now a system-wide initiative at Sutter Health. He was the primary author of Medical Guidelines for Prognosis in Selected Non-Cancer Diseases, adopted as national Medicare hospice eligibility criteria, and was voted “Physician of the Year” in 2007 by the California Association for Health Services at Home. Dr. Stuart has published widely and lectured internationally on clinical, psychosocial and spiritual issues in advanced illness.
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