Always Think Comfort - Palliative Care and Pain Management Educational Specialist
 
 
Founder: Dr. Francine Hoh Ph.D, RN APN, ACHPN CS
 
Dr. Hoh received her initial nurse training at Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing.  She received her Bachelors degree in Nursing from Felician College, a Masters degree from Hunter University, and her Doctorate  in Health Administration from Kennedy Western University.    
     
Dr. Hoh has practiced in the areas of pain management and palliative care since 1996.  She holds certifications in pain management and as an advanced practice nurse in hospice and palliative care. 
    
Dr. Hoh has trained thousands in the art and science of pain management and end of life care as she conducts End Of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) and Pain Resource Nurse workshops for nurses and other healthcare professionals around the country. 
    
Dr. Hoh has also held positions in long term care, nursing education, and critical care.  Her most recent position has been the coordinator of the Summit Anesthesia Pain Management Service at Overlook Hospital, NJ.  In 2006 she received the Nurse Excellence Award from Overlook Hospital for her work in pain management.
  
She received the Clinical Practice Award from the American Society of Pain Management Nurses which was presented at the 2010 National Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.