About Dr. Lucas

Dr. Lucas joined Care Dimensions in 2014 as the medical director of quality, focusing on patient safety, evidence-based practice, and team approaches to care at end of life. In addition, she manages the care of hospice patients and provide palliative care consultations for patients with advanced illness focused on pain management and quality of life issues.

Prior to joining the organization full time, she had served in a part-time capacity at the Kaplan Family Hospice House since 2009. In addition, she managed a large team of editors building an evidence-based educational resource for physicians called DynaMed. Dr. Lucas is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and is an instructor in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School.

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Credentials

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine

Medical School

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Internship

Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA

Residency

Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA

Fellowship

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Department

Specialty

  • Hospice and Palliative Care

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