“The most common misconception is that people equate hospice and palliative care with death and dying. The truth is that all of us who are involved in hospice and palliative care are always working hard to improve the quality of life of our patients and caregivers.”
Hospice Link (published by the Singapore Hospice Council) started a series on “A CEO’s Perspective”, in this June 2013 issue, they caught up with Dr R Akhilesh, CEO and Medical Director of HCA Hospice Care, who has been at the helm of Singapore’s largest home hospice provider since 2007. Dr Akhilesh is also the current Chairman of the Singapore Hospice Council.
The full article can be found on page 16-17 of Hospice Link here.