Jason Samson is Carefor’s Director of Community Services and Hospice
He joined Carefor as the Manager of the Cornwall Hospice in July 2013 to support the nursing, allied health and physician staff as well as lend support to the Volunteer base. He has successfully mentored the staff and volunteers through 2 Accreditation processes in addition to expanding the Hospice’s community support programs. In addition he has developed a referral and triage system inclusive of both a case management function as well as a rapid response nursing function.
Jason graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Nursing Science Baccalaureate program at the University of Ottawa and has also obtained a project management certificate and a black belt within the LEAN and Sigma Six program. He started his career within the field of oncology, hematology and palliative care at the Ottawa Hospital as well as within the community as a palliative care consultant. For the past 16 years Jason has been involved within healthcare administration in both the Hospital and Community sectors.