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iPad Exclusive: Becoming ‘Conversation-Ready’

Butcher, Lola

doi: 10.1097/01.COT.0000430621.18192.61


Podcast Interview by Lola Butcher: The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is one of several health systems working with The Conversation Project and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to develop a toolkit that will help hospitals with end-of-life planning conversations.



Listen on the iPad edition of this issue as Robert M. Arnold, MD, Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics, Director of the Institute for Doctor-Patient Communication, and Assistant Director of the Institute to Enhance Palliative Care at UPMC, explains what it means to be “conversation-ready.”

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