We are honored to announce the appointment of Dr. Paola Molina as Medical Director of Hospice and Palliative innovative, and quality services for APEX Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. Dr. Molina joined the APEX team on June 1, 2020. She has committed more than ten years of her career as a physician to integrative and collaborative medicine, focused on improving the quality of life for those with chronic and end of life illnesses. She has worked collaboratively as a physician colleague at Rush Copley Medical Center and Edwards Hospital contributing to the improvement of quality palliative care to patients and their families, . Dr. Molina is a valued and respected physician and medical consultant in the healthcare community, as well as by the patients and families she has served.
Dr. Paola Molina attended medical school in Columbia, graduating with honors in 1998 and in 1999 became an exchange student with Harvard Medical School. In 2009 achieved Board Certification in Internal Medicine and 2010 achieved Hospice and Palliative Board Certification.
In her new role as Medical Director, Dr. Molina will focus on continuing and improving our agency’s tradition of outstanding palliative and hospice patient care, ethical and compliance practices. It is the goal of APEX Hospice and Palliative Care to maintain the Standards of Excellence awarded and achieved throughout the years and our practices. Dr. Molina’s experience, professionalism, and expertise will contribute to the continued achievement of this goal.
Dr. Molina is married to an exceptional DuPage Medical Group physician and has two sons, who she enjoys spending personal time with them in outdoor activities, traveling and sports.