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Failing To Complete End-Of-Life Directives
Failing To Complete End-Of-Life Directives

In a WTOP-FM interview, July issue author Katherine Courtright explains why only one in three US adults complete advance directives for end-of-life care.

Tags: WTOP, End-Of-Life Care, Katherine Courtright

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Advanced Illness And End-Of-Life Care
Advanced Illness And End-Of-Life Care

Briefing: July 11, 2017

Tags: Quality Of Care, Alan Weil, Diane E. Meier, Hospice, End-Of-Life Care, Dina Keller Moss, Janet Corrigan, Melissa D. Aldridge, Katherine Ornstein, Laura Hatfield, Vincent Mor, Martina Orlovic, Elaine Kelly, Julie P.W. Bynum, Joan M. Teno, Robrecht De Schreye, Katherine R. Courtright, Rachelle E. Bernacki, Judith Lucas, Susan C. Miller, Rebecca Anhang Price, Rachel Dolin

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Getting It Right At The End Of Life
Getting It Right At The End Of Life

With the help of a palliative care team, the author's terminally ill mother dies on her own terms.

Tags: Elderly, Quality Of Care, End-Of-Life Care, Dina Keller Moss, Palliative Care

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The Low-Value Care Divide
The Low-Value Care Divide

In a WTOP-FM interview, June issue author William Schpero explains that for some services, US blacks and Hispanics are more likely to receive low-value care than whites.

Tags: WTOP, Disparities, William Schpero, Health Equity, Low-Value Care, Yale School Of Public Health

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The Future Of The Affordable Care Act
The Future Of The Affordable Care Act

Newsmaker Breakfast With Rep. Michael Burgess, MD (R-TX) and Rep. Gene Green (D-TX)

Tags: Affordable Care Act, Alan Weil, David Blumenthal, Michael Burgess, Gene Green

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