Interdisciplinary Team

Charlene Thurston, RN, ANP
Program Director
Nurse Practitioner

Bonnie Fitz-Gibbon, MEd, LMHC
Palliative Care Counselor

Virginia Faria
Program Assistant
Volunteer Coordinator

Timothy Lepore, MD
Medical Director

Peter MacKay, MSW
Social Worker


Carrie M. Riden
Executive Director

Funded by the Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket Foundation, the Palliative & Supportive Care Program is operated as a department of the Nantucket Cottage Hospital, which is an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital, and a member of Partners HealthCare. Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket is a specialized health care program dedicated to providing excellent physical, psychological, social, and spiritual care to persons with life-threatening illness and their families.

A Partnership in Caring

Site Map | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | FAQ's