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Virtual: Advance Care Planning and California’s End of Life Option Act

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Wednesday, March 6, 6:30 PM (Pacific time). Virtual event open to the public

The process of Advance Care Planning helps people consider what is most important for their life and for their health care and to be able to talk with family, friends, and medical providers about their wishes.  This overview of End of Life Options will briefly describe choices such as discontinuing or declining medical treatments, palliative care, hospice care, voluntarily stopping eating and drinking (VSED) and California’s End of Life Option Act, also called Medical Aid in Dying (MAiD).

Presenter: Sue Gess, PharmD, Volunteer, End of Life Choices California.

Register HERE

Questions: Contact, Speaker@endoflifechoicesca.org

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End of Life Choices California

End of Life Choices California’s mission is to provide Californians the information and support to successfully navigate their legal end-of-life options.  Relevant topics include Advance Care Planning; the California End of Life Option Act (EOLA)eligibility requirements for Medical Aid in Dying (MAiD); and Voluntary Stopping Eating and Drinking (VSED)–a legal option in all 50 states. Our volunteers are very knowledgeable about both hospice and palliative care and can explain the differences between the two services.

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