Doctor of Medicine
These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.
Deric W. Patterson, MD, MSPH, HMDC is medical director for St. Luke's Hospice in Boise and has a passion for helping patients transition from disease-centered to comfort-focused care. He believes in a holistic approach, collaborating closely with nurses, social workers, and chaplains to help support patients and families on their own individualized paths.
Dr. Patterson also has experience as a hospitalist, where he developed expertise in guiding patients and families through complex medical issues including symptom managment, goals of care, and end-of-life issues.