CLEVELAND – Compassus, a nationwide network of community-based hospice, palliative and home health programs, today announced the addition of Charles Koepke, M.D., J.D., as medical director for the hospice program serving Cleveland and the surrounding communities.
As medical director, Dr. Koepke will work hand-in-hand with a patient’s primary care physician and other medical professionals to develop a care plan that meets their individual needs. He will also provide clinical guidance to the program and oversee the protocol for pain and symptom management.
“I am grateful to join a team of loyal and compassionate professionals who always put the patient first,” said Dr. Koepke. “Patient-centered care and quality service are my highest priorities, and I am committed to providing both to Compassus patients and their families.”
Dr. Koepke has been a physician at Ridgepark Medical Associates, Inc., since 2000. He also serves as the organization’s president. He received his bachelor’s degree in history and chemistry and medical degree from Case Western Reserve University. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.
For more information about Compassus – Cleveland or its services, visit compassus.com/cleveland or call (440) 899-7659.