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Laura J. Morrison, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Medical Oncology

Affiliated With: Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Medicine

This doctor is not currently accepting new patients

This clinician is not accepting new patients at this time. If you are a current patient, please contact the office.

Biography - Laura J. Morrison, MD

Laura J. Morrison, MD, is an internist with additional training in palliative care and geriatric medicine. 

“Serving as a palliative care physician is a great privilege,” she says. “I truly value traveling with patients and their families through the course of serious illness, adding extra support around physical symptoms, spiritual concerns, psychological and emotional stressors, and social challenges.” 

Dr. Morrison sees patients as part of the Yale Palliative Care Program with the Yale New Haven Hospital Palliative Care Consultation Service with a focus on hospitalized patients. 

“I enjoy providing extra support to patients facing serious illness and their families with a focus on managing symptoms, coping with illness, and aligning patient and family goals and treatment options,” she says. 

Dr. Morrison also directs the physician fellowship training program for hospice and palliative medicine and focuses her scholarly work on increasing palliative care, communication skills, and health care provider resilience training locally and nationally. 

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Overview

Gender

Female

Specialty

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Medical Oncology

Conditions & Treatments

Palliative Care

Language(s)

English

Education & Training

Education

Case Western Reserve Univ Schl of Medicine

Internship

Metrohealth Medical Center

Residency

Metrohealth Medical Center

Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine

Does this provider accept my Insurance?

YES! This insurance is accepted.

Sorry This insurance may not be accepted.

Accepted Insurance

Please check for your insurance on the list below.

  • AETNA
  • ANTHEM BC/BS
  • BERKELEY CARE NETWORK
  • CIGNA HEALTHCARE
  • COMMUNITY CARE NETWORK
  • CONNECTICARE
  • CORVEL
  • FIRST HEALTH NETWORK
  • FOCUS HEALTHCARE
  • GREAT WEST
  • HUSKY
  • MEDICAID
  • MEDICARE
  • MULTIPLAN
  • OXFORD HEALTH PLANS
  • RAILROAD MEDICARE
  • TRICARE/CHAMPUS
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE
  • US FAMILY HEALTH PLAN
  • WELLCARE

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

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Locations

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Smilow Cancer Hospital

35 Park St
New Haven, CT 06519

Main (203) 200-2725
Fax (203) 785-3788

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