Palliative care specialist Candy Quigley, M.D., has joined Hope HealthCare Services as associate medical director for the Cape Coral area.

With more than 30 years of experience in the medical field, Dr. Quigley will be responsible for providing care and support to patients and their families during end stages of life.

Prior to joining Hope, Dr. Quigley served as associate medical director with Tidewell Hospice and Palliative Care in Sarasota. She holds numerous certifications and licenses, including board certification by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Care and the American Board of Emergency Medicine. She is certified to practice medicine in the states of Florida, New York, Vermont and Indiana.

Dr. Quigley earned her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Michigan and completed her residency at the University of Louisville General Hospital in Kentucky. Dr. Quigley is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Florida College of Emergency Physicians, American Academy of Emergency Medicine and American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care.