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At Staten Island University Hospital, we are committed to providing you and your loved ones with comfortable and comprehensive palliative care. Our caring hospice staff offers focused physical, emotional, spiritual and social support to take care of your loved one's needs while maintaining their independence and dignity

Medical director
Alexander Bershadskiy, MD

Administrative director
Paula M. McAvoy, RN, MPA, OCN, CHPN

Nurse manager
Genevieve Giles, RN, BA, CHPN

Clinical coordinator
Leo Priola, RN

Intake coordinator
Eileen Ferragano RN, BSN

Intake coordinator
Patricia Accardi, RN

Education/PI coordinator
Tony Laurie, RN, CHPN

Bereavement coordinator
Karen Goldman, MA, LMHC

Volunteer coordinator
Angela DeMarco

Advocacy Board
Tina Bellino
Irene Deitch, PhD
Frank Dillon
Michele Ferreri
Michelle Fusaro
Genevieve Giles
Henry Gioia
Kathleen Gioia
Scott Johnson
Maria Kavan
Frank P. Lettera
Carmela Leverock
Betsy Mahoney
Diana Manzo
Paula McAvoy
Barbara Nealand
Ginny Neumuller
Thomas Niesi, Jr.
William Roane
John V. Scalia Jr.
Eric Skau