Editor’s Note: Who better to talk to about end of life discussions than our Physician? But, this conversation is difficult, awkward and usually avoided. But starting the conversation can help get the discussion going. Recently, the Cape Gazette highlighted the importance of these discussions when they interviewed one local Concierge Medicine Physician where he said story writes … “There’s no better time to start than right now and ensure you are cared for in the final stages of life according to your most deeply felt wishes,” said Dr. Uday Jani.
Advance directives can bring peace of mind
National Healthcare Decision Day was April 16
April 13, 2022 – Advance directives are important to consider, even for the young and healthy. It’s a topic that 92% of Americans say is important to discuss, yet only 32% have had such a conversation, according to The Conversation Project.