FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
DATE: September 3, 2013
CONTACT: Roxanne Debski-Seigel
Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation
Offices in Newton NJ & Milford PA.
TOLL FREE: 800-882-1117
PHOTO: (A) Seated with Dr. Cynthia Starr (c) is Hospice Medical Director Dr. Ken Janowski (left) and Dr. Yogesh Viroja, (right). Dr. Viroja has joined the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice team as their newest Medical Director and will represent patients in Warren County and areas of PA.
PHOTO: (B) Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice Executive Director Cecelia Clayton (standing) extends her gratitude for the many years of service Dr. Starr had provided to the hospice.
Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice wishes Happy Retirement to hospice Medical Director of over 25 years
Newton, NJ – September 3, 2013 – For over a quarter of a century, Cynthia Diane Starr MD of Phillipsburg, NJ has served as a medical director for the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice. Doctor Starr is a highly experienced doctor, with over 40 years of practice in the field of hematology / oncology and was greatly regarded by her patients ranking her with 4 out of 4 stars and pointing out her exceptional bedside manner. She is affiliated with highly rated hospitals and was a graduate from Rosalind Franklin University. The hospice staff and Dr. Starr’s office staff shared in a reception hosted by Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice at the Architects Golf Club in Lopatcong on August 29th. Also attending were hospital and hospice medical directors, hospital staff and well-wishers.
Cecelia Clayton, Executive Director of the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice presented Dr. Starr with an emotional representation of appreciation for her dedicated service to so many hospice patients over the years. “Dr. Starr has been an inspiration and a blessing to so many of the Hospice workers and patients. Through her compassionate spirit she taught us how to bring peace to those whom she entrusted to our care in hospice. Dr. Starr was always available for guidance, sharing her wisdom in pain management, and in various therapies which were healing in the truest sense of the word. She will be missed by many, but we wish her well on this newest adventure in her life. I have no doubt that she will bring joy to many lives in her new community” expressed Mrs. Clayton.
The Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation is passionately dedicated to providing Hospice care for the terminally ill and Bereavement for those who have lost loved ones. Serving Northwest NJ and Northeast PA; please call 800 882 1117 to reach any of our services. Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ and Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 104 Bennett Ave., Milford, PA. Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice is an independently owned hospice program. For programs, events, and more information visit www.karenannquinlanhospice.org