Straight From The Patient’s Mouth: Videos Can Clearly State Your End-Of-Life Wishes

(By Judith Graham for Kaiser Health News)

For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and couldn’t speak for herself.

She prepared a living will refusing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

She assembled orders instructing medical personnel to refrain from putting in a feeding tube or placing her on mechanical ventilation. Continue reading article here…

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