Your Middlesex Hospital Hospice & Palliative Care Team
Due to the complexities surrounding the care of most patients in either the Hospice or Palliative Care Program, a number of important providers and Middlesex Hospital departments can be involved at any given time. Our program is designed to meet each patient’s individual needs with the help of a specialized team that includes: doctors, nurses, social workers, home health aides, spiritual advisors and therapists.
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Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Alan B. Douglass, M.D.
Dr. Douglass is the director of the Middlesex Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program and the Middlesex Hospital Family Medicine practice.
Dr. Douglass, who earned his medical degree from the UConn School of Medicine, has special interest and training in geriatric, hospice and palliative medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine in hospice and palliative medicine.
William H. Zeidler, M.D.
Dr. Zeidler is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine in the subspecialties of geriatric medicine and hospice and palliative medicine.
A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Zeidler completed his residency at Middlesex Hospital. He is currently a senior attending member of the medical staff.