Roundtable of:‎ > ‎

Santa Cruz County



By: Michael Milward, CEO, Amanda Edwards, MSW,

Charlea Massion, M.D.

Thursday April 13th, 2017

8:00am-8:20- Continental Breakfast

(Provided by Hospice of Santa Cruz County)

8:20-9:30- Introductions, Presentation & Questions

Hosted by

Hospice of Santa Cruz County

(831) 430-3000

940 Disc Dr. Scott’s Valley, CA 95006


Michael Milward:  Michael Milward is CEO of Hospice of Santa Cruz County, the county’s oldest and only non-profit hospice provider.  Michael has a unique background as an attorney and hospice chaplain. He draws on his years of compassion at the bedside and keen awareness of regulatory environments in his stewardship of Santa Cruz County’s leading hospice organization.


Amanda Edwards, MSW: Amanda Edwards is a Hospital Liaison at Hospice of Santa Cruz County where she engages in conversations with patients and families facing end-of-life decisions. She draws on her extensive background in domestic violence and sexual assault prevention, crisis intervention, community education, child welfare, and drug and alcohol abuse recovery.


Charlea Massion, M.D.:  Dr. Charlea Massion is the Chief Medical Director at Hospice of Santa Cruz County. As a board certified hospice and palliative care physician and a member of the palliative care team at Dominican Hospital, Dr. Massion brings expertise and a deep caring to her role of leading HSCC’s medical team.




Upcoming meeting: May 11th @ Pacific Coast Manor

(always the 2nd Thursday of the month)