Blue Ridge Hospice has announced the appointment of Brendan Flynn as the nonprofit’s medical director.
The organization serves an eight-county area, including Loudoun. It has offices in Purcellville, Middleburg and Leesburg and thrift stores in Leesburg and Purcellville.
Flynn previously served as staff physician with Good Shepherd and Lifepath hospices in Lakeland, FL. In that capacity he provided home hospice care, conducted daily inpatient hospice rounds and palliative care consultations.
“Dr. Flynn’s medical experience in hospice care, and his passion for the work of hospice, bring enhanced value to the health care services Blue Ridge Hospice provides our patients,” Blue Ridge CEO Ernie Carnevale stated.
In his new position, Flynn will conduct home visits to Hospice patients, as well as seeing patients in the healthcare facilities the nonprofit serves.
Flynn is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his internship and family practice residency there. Also, he completed an externship with the National Health Service Corps, providing care on a Native American reservation.
Flynn is board certified in family medicine by the American Academy of Osteopathic Medicine, in hospice and palliative medicine by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and by the American Academy of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
For more information on Blue Ridge Hospice and its services, go to blueridgehospice.org or call 540-313-9200.