Heart ‘n Home Hospice has announced the addition of Dr. Billy Galligar as hospice physician for the Meridian and Caldwell locations.

Galligar grew up in the Treasure Valley. He originally started working at Heart ‘n Home in 2006 after serving four years in the Marine Corps. During those early days at Heart ‘n Home he worked in various positions, including as veteran’s liaison and in outreach.

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After finishing his studies at Treasure Valley Community College and Boise State University, Galligar attended medical school at University of Washington in Seattle and completed family medicine residency in Boise. He also completed a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship in San Diego at UCDS/Scripps.

“My passion is making sure patients and families where I grew up get the quality care they need at end-of-life,” Galligar said in a press release.

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