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Aging is harder
for some.

Empassion is Complete Care for patients with Advanced Illness. We manage unique care programs, and the people that power them, to deliver more good days.

For Providers

Empassion is on a mission to empower community providers, not compete with them.


For Patients

Empassion is committed to giving patients and families more good days at home.


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Empassion can help

We know that honest discussions and every day empathetic care make it easier.

When your goals are clear and your wishes are driving care choices, you (and your family and friends) experience more good days.


Robin Heffernan

Robin Heffernan, PhD
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Jared Hawkins

Jared Hawkins, PhD, MMSc
Co-founder and Chief Technology & Product Officer

Terri Maxwell

Terri Maxwell, PhD, MSN
Chief Clinical Officer

Spencer Jennings

Spencer Jennings
Head of Finance

Clinical Advisory Board

Adam Groff, MD
Physician Entrepreneur

April Krutka, DO, FAAHPM
Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Owner, Krutka Consulting, LLC

Anna Loengard, MD
Healthcare Consultant and Independent Board Member

Mary D. Naylor, PhD, RN, FAAN
Marian S. Ware Professor in Gerontology
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Investors and Advisors

Town Hall Ventures



Complete Care for patients with Advanced Illness