Physician joins HopeWest

Dr. Sara Warzecka

Dr. Sara Warzecka has joined HopeWest in Grand Junction as a hospice and palliative medicine physician.

Warzecka brings to her duties experience working in hospice and family medicine as well as training to treat patients for their physical as well as emotional and spiritual needs at the end of life. In addition, Warzecka helped train family physicians to ensure an appreciation for palliative and patient-centered care.

Warzecka is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine. She received her medical degree from University of Colorado.

HopeWest operates an in-patient hospice center in Grand Junction and also provides hospice, palliative care and grief support services in five Western Colorado counties. For additional information, call 241-2212 or visit the website at