Advance Care Conversations

May 2013
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p62
The article provides an overview of the end-of-life care coordination effort of the Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The leadership adapted a conversation around end-of-life care that is not about dying, leading to a change in the mind-set of those in its own health system and the surrounding community. A series of three conversations that made up effective communication regarding end-of-life care are discussed.


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