Tripler recognizes National Healthcare Decisions Day, encourages beneficiaries to have end of life plan
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If a loved one were in a serious accident or suddenly diagnosed with a life-threatening condition, do you know what their wishes are regarding end-of-life care? Does your family know your wishes? Unfortunately, candid discussions about the complexities of end-of-life care for many patients are often either delayed or worse yet, never take place. National Healthcare Decisions Day, recognized April 16 annually, aims to provide a venue for patients, families and healthcare providers to initiate a dialogue about medical choices in the context of the individual's values. Watch the video at https://vimeo.com/63682929.
Page last updated Tue April 9th, 2013 at 00:00