Meet Our Medical Team

Hospice & Community Care has an interdisciplinary approach to caring for its patients; one that includes not just nurses, hospice aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers but board-certified physicians and nurse practitioners as well, who are renowned in their field, each specializing in hospice and palliative care. Doctors and nurse practitioners, along with the entire team, work in conjunction with the patient’s physicians to plan the best course of treatment to help patients reach their goals. For more information, call (717) 735-3131.

Hospice & Community Care Physicians & Nurse Practitioners

Debra Vermette, Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas; University of Texas Southwestern Medical School; and University of Texas Family Medicine Program in Houston
Specialty: Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Jennifer Erich, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Specialty: General Emergency Medicine, Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Scott Delong, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Franklin and Marshall College, Penn State College of Medicine
Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Maria Hayes, DO, Associate Medical Director for Hospice Care

Education and Specialty:

Education: Northeastern University, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine

Colleen Hazlett-O'Brien, DO, Director of In-Home Palliative Care

Education and Specialty:

Education: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine

Mary Kate Johnson, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Georgetown University
Specialty: Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

D. Thais Magill, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of Northern Colorado, SUNY Downstate
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine

Kristen Moyer, MD, Pediatric Medical Director

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Duke Divinity School, Yale-New Haven, and The Ohio State University
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Adam Pennarola, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of Connecticut and Thomas Jefferson University
Specialty: Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Susanne Scott, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Cornell University, Duke University School of Medicine and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Specialty: Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Lauren Smith, DO

Lauren Smith, DO

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of Richmond and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Osteopathic Physician and Surgeon

Mike Warren, MD

Education and Specialty:

Education: Manhattan College and New York Medical School
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine

Amy Goldston, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: Cedarville University, University of Kentucky
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Sue Juliano, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: York College and Widener University
Specialty: Family Practice

Alex Kelly, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: St. Joseph's College Of Maine
Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner

Connie Kiser, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of Pittsburgh
Specialty: Acute Care and Cardiopulmonary

Krista LeCompte, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: University of Pennsylvania
Specialty: Adult-Gerontology Acute Care

Marygrace Lomboy, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education: Millersville University
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Practice, Wound Care

Christie Mecouch, NP

Education and Specialty:

Education:
BSN from Messiah University
MSN/PNP from Vanderbilt University
Post Masters Certificate/FNP from Millersville University
Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner