Building a movement to advance care quality at home
Bruce Himelstein, MD, is the Senior Executive Medical Director of Government Solutions for Health Care Service Corporation in Chicago IL. He has clinical, research, education and advocacy expertise in pediatric palliative care and hospice, and he has held previous leadership positions with Aetna Better Health, WellCare, and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. Dr. Himelstein earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine, and his MBA from the Muma College of Business at the University of South Florida. He completed his training in pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and a pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Himelstein is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. He has published extensively in the field of pediatric palliative care and has presented at numerous regional, national and international conferences.