Jeanie Youngwerth, MD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Internal Medicine

Fellowship Associate Program Director
Director of Palliative Care Curriculum
Program Director, Palliative Care Consult Service
Hospitalist
Clinic 720-848-0000
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Gender: Female
Languages: English
Department, Section/Division: Medicine-Internal Medicine

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Internal Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Board Certification (2008)
  • Internal Medicine, Board Certification (2000)
  • Internal Medicine, Board Certification (2010)
Clinical Interest for Patients
My clinical interests include caring for patients with serious illnesses, focusing on improving quality of life. This physician treats inpatients only and does not make office appointments.

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care for my patients and their loved ones. I believe in learning about each patient as a person (not just "an illness"), their values and priorities, and matching those values/priorities to treatment options to individualize the care of each patient.

Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy mountain biking, skiing and snow shoeing.

Volunteer Activities
I am dedicated to improving the health care of people with serious illnesses. I help to inform the community about palliative care and improving the quality of life of our patients and their loved ones.

Information for Referring Providers

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
My clinical interests include Palliative Medicine and Hospital Medicine.

Research Interest for Referring Providers
My research interests include prognostication, pain management in serious illness, advance care planning, and palliative care in rural settings.

Office Phone: (720) 848-4289
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