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Susan Keefe


Executive Director, Notre Dame At Home – Hospice and Palliative Care

Susan graduated from the University of New England with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. Her passion has been working in homecare, specializing in hospice and palliative care. Susan has been working for Notre Dame Health Care since 2011. She first started as a Nurse Case Manager for the Hospice Division, transitioned to the Clinical Director, and then accepted the position of Executive Director for the At Home Division in 2016. Susan obtained her CHPN (Certified Hospice & Palliative Care Nurse) certification in 2012 and her CHPCA (Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Administrator) in 2017. In 2009, she was proud to accept the Florence Nightingale Award in Nursing Excellence. In 2012 and 2015, Susan was a featured guest presenter at the Hospice and Palliative Care Education Conference. Susan has a strong passion for the nursing profession; she is continuously looking for opportunities to expand her own knowledge while also providing support and education to co-workers, families, and the greater community.