All three episodes are currently steaming on Hawaii Public Radio’s webpage.
The Body Show: Palliative Care and Hospice
Jeannette Koijane, Kōkua Mau’s Executive Director shares more about the benefits of Palliative Care‘s team based approach to serious illnesses. She also covers issues focusing on end-of-life care and hospice care. Aired 11/15/2021
The Body Show: Health Care Directives and POLST
Hope Young, Kōkua Mau’s Advance Care Coordinator explains the difference between Advance Directives, living wills, and why we should all start thinking about this now. Aired November 8, 2021.
The Body Show: Dealing With Grief
Sarah May Colon, Director of Missions and Spiritual Care at Castle Medical Center shares advice for dealing with the death of a loved one, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Aired November 1, 2021. Sarah is also part of the Bereavement Network of Hawaii that publishes an updated list of resources every few months.