Here are some of our wonderful team members that play a vital role in providing the premium care we offer.
Constance Wash, MD
With over 20 years of medical experience, Dr. Wash, who specializes in oncology, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our hospice patients. Mesilla Valley Hospice is privileged to have such a highly esteemed and loved physician as part of our team. Dr. Wash is here to ensure the hospice team administers quality medical care to every patient. She helps manage the medical needs of patients through advising and assisting our nurse practitioners and registered nurses, and serves as a consultant with patients' attending physicians regarding pain and symptom control as needed. Her experience and expertise are an invaluable asset to both patients and hospice staff alike, and another reason we are able to provide premium care.
Traci White, PharmD, PhC
Mesilla Valley Hospice has a gem in the form of Pharamacist Clinician, Traci White. Although pharmacists are not a required member of the core hospice team, Traci is a necessary team member in order to provide best-practice patient care in the ever evolving hospice environment, and to greatly enhance the quality of life for our patients. She is here to ensure that patients are made comfortable by offering her expert skills and knowledge to assess the appropriateness of medications and ensure that medications for symptom control are provided in an effective and timely manner. She is also available to counsel and educate the hospice team about medication therapy. Having Traci as part of our hospice team is an example of our commitment to provide high quality, premium hospice care to our patients.