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How to Get Your End of Life Wishes Respected / Cómo Lograr que Nuestros Deseos de Fin de Vida sean Respetados
June 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Latino Outreach Coordinator Aydasara Ortega will present “How to Get Your End of Life Care Wishes Respected and Receive Good Quality Care” in Spanish and English at the Union Settlement – Jefferson Senior Center.
This presentation will provide a guide to navigating today’s health care system, including:
- What palliative care is and how and when it can benefit you
- How to inform your doctors about your end of life care goals and treatment preferences
- The difference between a health care proxy, a living will, and a do not resuscitate order
- How hospices provide for a better quality of life and a more peaceful death