December 13, 2019

Press Releases

Cedar Community Welcomes New Hospice Medical Director

Cedar Community of West Bend, Wisconsin, is pleased to announce that Dr. Charles Sammis has joined the Cedar Community Hospice team as the medical director. Dr. Sammis, a family physician, is currently practicing at Mayville Family Practice in Mayville, Wisconsin. Dr. Sammis has served the greater Washington County area for many years.

“We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Sammis to Cedar Community’s Hospice team,” says Jessica Melstrand, Administrator of Cedar Community Hospice. “Dr. Sammis is a highly respected physician and will be an integral part of our caring and compassionate hospice team.”

Dr. Sammis will be responsible for working with Cedar Community’s hospice team of nurses, therapists, aides, social workers, and chaplains in helping to coordinate patient care and ensure that every patient’s wishes are honored, and that the care goals set for each patient are being achieved.

For more information on Cedar Community Hospice, or to refer a patient, call 262.306.2691.