Ricardo Febry, M.Sc., M.D. is an Internal Medicine specialist with over 20 years of experience providing services across multiple levels-of-care that include ambulatory, emergency, inpatient, critical care, long-term care and end-of-life care. He has been an active hospice Medical Director directly responsible for day-to-day case management and leading weekly Interdisciplinary Team meetings since 2001.
Dr. Febry's years of clinical experience helped shape and model inpatient hospice programs at Doctors Hospital of Jefferson in 2002 and St Theresa Medical Complex in 2010 together with his associates, Edgar Guedry, MSW, and Demetria Alley, RN. He is also currently the Chief Medical Officer of Internal Medicine Consultants, LLC and Medical Director of St. Theresa Specialty Hospital, as well as for three long-term care facilities serving the greater New Orleans area. He is currently working on adoption of telemedicine and remote patient monitoring technologies to facilitate access to physicians for hospice and elderly patients cared for at home.
Beth Hershberg, Director of Operations
Judy Dudenhefer, Business Manager
Hope Himel-Benson, LCSW, Specialty Services
Dominique Duronslet, Clinical Coordinator
Leslie Rodrigue, MD, Medical Director
Vernilyn N. Juan, MD, Assoc. Medical Director
Mario Moreno, MD, Medical Director
Barb Liscum, RN, APN
Anne Favret, RN, APN
Joyce C. Mire, RN, APN
Demetria Ally, RN
Donna Appel, RN, CPE, CDT
Our extended staff consists of nurses, social workers, nursing aides, chaplains, allied health therapists, and volunteers who are trained in our hospice mission to provide compassionate care with the highest level of knowledge, professionalism, and accessibility. We service every community within a 50 mile radius around each of our growing number of locations.