Links We Like: July 22, 2016

| By Meredith Ford

Happy Friday, readers! We’ve got another couple articles to share with you this week, one about advance planning and the other about hospice care misconceptions.

The first article is about an option for educating patients about advance care planning and informing them about care options for those plans. It’s not the first time we’ve read about these new videos from Dr. Angelo Volandes, but this is still a great article explaining them and the amazing success of the pilot test they did in Hawaii. Read more: Thinking About Dying, Even When The Doctor Has No Time For It

The second is a piece that was published on the Huffington Post, and we’re sharing it because it helps highlight and break some of those frequent misconceptions about hospice. Our passion is helping guide people through the end-of-life journey, but so many people still don’t understand how that works. Pieces like this help educate the public about the service hospice can provide. Read more: 4 Things You Should Know About Hospice Care

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