Choosing How We Die

A new proposal on “advanced care planning” may soon change how patients are able to navigate their end-of-life choices. Read the below article by Theresa Brown to learn more about the current statues and the proposed changes. “Patients have little guidance in navigating end-of-life choices, and doctors have little incentive to offer it. That may soon change: On July 8 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed a rule that would reimburse physicians for discussing ‘advance care planning’”…

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/07/24/opinion/choosing-how-we-die.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share&_r=0&referrer

-Jeremy