Upstate's Ethics Consult Service, directed by K. Faber-Langendoen, MD, provides ethics consults at University Hospital, in out-patient facilities, and Crouse Hospital. This work is funded by the respective hospitals and is free of charge to those asking for a consult. Any person involved in a situation presenting ethical issues may request a consult, including clinicians, patients and families, students, and administrators.
Ethics Consult Service Expands to Community Campus
Upstate's Ethics Consult Service now provides clinical ethics consultation at the Community Campus in addition to University Hospital's downtown campus and Crouse Hospital. Anyone directly involved in a case--physician, nurse, social work, family, patient, etc.--may ask for our input. Hours of service are 8 am to 5 pm daily, including weekends.
Call the Hospital Operator at 464.5540 to reach the Consultant on Call. Further details are listed in our brochure .