Improving the Process When: Wednesday, April 15, 2009 7:55am-4:30pm Where: Halekulani, Honolulu, Hawaii Intended Audience: Physicians, administrators, pharmacists, social workers, nurses and all allied health Read More
Today marks the start of Hawaii healthcare decisions week, part of a massive country-wide effort to highlight the importance of advance care planning. Wednesday is National Healthcare Decisions Day. Dr. Thomas’ guest this morning is Rachael Wong, of Kokua Mau, the Hawaii Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
DR THOMAS: This morning I’m sitting down with Rachael Wong from Kokua Mau, and we’re going to talk about the very interesting fact that everybody realizes but no one really talks about that, and that is people don’t live forever…
Kaua‘i Hospice presents free lectures on end-of-life topics, as well as free support groups. Call for dates and to register. (808) 245-7277www.kauaihospice.org