Upstate's Ethics Consult Service, directed by Tom Curran, MD, provides ethics consults at both campuses of 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. 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.