Do your clients inform you when they have been diagnosed with an end-stage or terminal illness? Do you ask them to tell you? Even if you don’t, you might find this information useful for yourself and your loved ones. Suppose your client learns that he/she has advanced cancer that isn’t curable. A recent study finds that your client will likely make different decisions about care if their doctor has talked with them sooner versus later about their treatment options for end-of-life … [Read more...] about Clients Need to “Lead the Doctor” on End-Stage Illness
Seriously, who knows what a Hashmark is? If you know, stop reading, and hit the like button for me on Facebook or leave a comment in the blog. My doctor is a female doctor about 33 years old, and she has no idea what a 52 year old woman needs…Yet I stick with her. Why? She cares. She knows who I am when I come in. She knows my history. She asks about it. In a conversation about my issues a couple of years ago, she mentioned she’d had a baby since we last saw each other. She's a proud, happy mom … [Read more...] about Who Knows What a Hashmark Is?