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When Patients Can't Be Cured: Mass. Med Schools Teaching More End-Of-Life Care

Dec 04, 2018

Medical Schools are teaching students to care for seriously ill patients, especially near the end of life.

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Toughest talk: Medical students learn to discuss patients' wishes for end-of-life care

Dec 04, 2018

Medical Students learning how to have difficult conversations with seriously ill patients and their families.

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Maureen Bisognano wants to change the way that we die

Dec 03, 2018

Coalition co-chair Maureen Bisognano discusses her career and experience working to improve health care quality and encourage patients to engage in advance care planning.

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November 2018 Newsletter

Nov 01, 2018

This issue covers:

  • Coalition Meeting Focused on Messaging
  • Scenes from November 19 Meeting
  • Educating Patients and Providers About Advance Care Planning
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October 2018 Newsletter

Oct 01, 2018

This issue covers:

  • Coalition Meeting Set for November 19
  • Helping Parents Face the Unimaginable
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September 2018 Newsletter

Sep 01, 2018

In this issue:

  • Join us for November 19 Coalition Meeting
  • Helping More Patients Return Home
  • Recorded Palliative Care Webinar Now Available
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July 2018 Newsletter

Jul 01, 2018

In this issue:

  • Caring for the Caregivers
  • Invitation for Submissions: Prizes for Innovations in Serious Illness Care for Underserved Communities
  • "End Game:" Human Stories About End-of-Life Care
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‘Death is not a failure’: Medical schools adapt end-of-life lessons

Jun 18, 2018

An update on the progress of the Coalition’s work with the four Massachusetts medical schools on revamping undergraduate curriculum to focus on serious illness communication skills.

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June 2018 Newsletter

Jun 01, 2018

This issue covers:

  • Recent media coverage
  • Giving a Voice to the Disabled Community in Advance Care Planning
  • Health Story Collaborative to Hold September Event
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Post 2018 Summit

May 31, 2018

In this issue:

  • Our Third Annual Summit!
  • Photo Gallery
  • The Conversation Project
  • Other Videos Shown at the Summit
  • Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors!
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