NYTimes piece on end-of-life care, following the ‘death panels’ GOP spin in 2009….
Legacy video production site/service called legacyme.com
Piece from Feb 27th in the Huffington Post about end-of-life care
Study on the cost of end-of-life care in the US
WSJ piece on how doctors know better than to not have a plan…..and know about ‘futile’ lifesaving care
Lifesquare intends to securely transmit essential health information to medical professionals in an emergency
Piece on green burials and environmental impact of traditional burials including nice infographic
Law firm in Saratoga that does ‘e-trusts’ – came across this as an ad in my gmail!
Advanced medical directive initiatives state-by-state including standardized colored forms
Funeral Consumers Alliance – national – ‘consumer reports’ of funeral business
Wall Street Journal piece – 25 documents you need before you die
CMA (California Medical Association)’s Advance Directives doc
SFGate.com piece on Betsy and Alan Carpenter – advance directives advocates: “Advocates prefer advance directives to living wills or durable powers of attorney because they are more specific.”
California Healthcare Foundation poll summary that was the basis of the Forum piece.