The Elizabeth Hospice Invites Individuals In Making Future Healthcare Decisions Known to Family, Friends

Workshops in April Help Participants to Complete an Advance Directive


San Diego, CA USA – WEBWIRE – Thursday, March 27, 2014

Join individuals across the country in making future healthcare decisions known to family, friends, and healthcare providers in recognition of National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16. The Elizabeth Hospice invites the community to learn how to complete an Advance Directive for healthcare, during scheduled workshops in April 2014 as follows:


The Elizabeth Hospice would like to remind community members that sharing your healthcare wishes to your loved ones, and selecting a healthcare power of attorney, are important things that you can do today to plan ahead. The National Healthcare Decisions Day initiative is a collaborative effort of national, state and community organizations committed to ensuring that all adults have the information and opportunity to communicate and document their healthcare decisions.

About The Elizabeth Hospice
The Elizabeth Hospice has a 36-year tradition as the premier provider of medical, emotional and spiritual support to the seriously ill and their families, and is the oldest and largest nonprofit hospice provider in the region. Since 1978, The Elizabeth Hospice has provided services to more than 85,000 patients and families in San Diego County, regardless of their ability to pay. In addition, the Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice provides comprehensive counseling and grief support services in the community. To learn more, call (760) 737-2050 or visit The Elizabeth Hospice website at www.elizabethhospice.org, and join their online communities on Facebook, Twitter and Caregiversí Blog.

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