F. Amos Bailey, M.D.

Community Health Leaders
2000

Area(s) of expertise:
End of life care

Leader’s Biography 2000:
Medical Director, Balm of Gilead Center, Birmingham, AL
Inspired by a dying man abandoned by his family in a dangerous Birmingham neighborhood, Bailey mobilized the medical community to develop a compassionate end-of-life care facility for disadvantaged residents with terminal illnesses. His efforts have created an affordable safety net to catch those dying without access to health care.

Where this Leader can be reached today:
Director, Palliative Care
Birmingham VA Medical Center
700 South 19th Street
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-933-8101
Email: amos.bailey@med.va.gov

Our efforts are not intended to save life, but to make its passing a time of healing and peace for those who are frightened, alone and dying.

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