Dana Lustbader, MD
Chair of Department of Palliative Medicine, ProHEALTH
- Dr. Lustbader is the Chief Medical Officer for Optum Supportive Care, an advanced illness program providing care to people with serious illness utilizing in home visits and telemedicine.
- Dr. Lustbader is a national expert in serious illness care. She is currently working with NCQA to develop national quality standards for community palliative care programs.
- She also helped draft the Alternative Payment Model (APM) proposed to CMS for innovative payment models for home palliative care.
- She is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine.