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Bruce Ellsweig MD
Board Certified: Family Medicine, Palliative Medicine and Hospice
Medical School/Degree: Thomas Jefferson University Medical School, Philadelphia, PA
Hospital Affiliations: Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional Medical Center
Prior Experience: Director of Primary Care and Community Medicine - Greater Hudson Valley Health System, Middletown, NY
Residency: Family Practice - York Hospital, York, PA
Undergraduate: B.S. in Chemistry - Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA
Population Management, Risk Stratification, PCMH (patient-centered medical home), Palliative Care, End of Life Issues.
What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?
What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?
Passion for comprehensive, individual care. Serving the community, and improving the health of the community.
How do you connect with your patients?
Personal relationships, open communication, and patience.
What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?
Exercise, reading, art, and music.
What is your advice for your patients?
Own your healthcare, partner, be responsible, and listen.