NYC Health + Hospitals Names Assistant VP for Palliative Care: 3 Things to Know
NYC Health + Hospitals named Fay Rim, MD, senior assistant vice president for palliative care, effective July 31. Here are three things to know about Dr. Rim. 1. In her new role at NYC Health + Hospitals, Dr. Rim will have responsibility over "designing and implementing strategies to support a population-based approach to meeting palliative care needs throughout" the organization, according to the public health system. 2. Dr. Rim has worked for NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan for roughly six years. Most recently, she served as chief of pain medicine and palliative care and program director of the hospital's Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship. 3. At present, she is assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Valhalla, N.Y.-based New York Medical College.