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End-of-Life Care: ER Doctor Answers Our Questions

AdvancedDirectiveInfographicCreditKevinHaselhorstPhoto credit Kevin Haselhorst

Emergency-room doctor Kevin Haselhorst had an epiphany while he tried valiantly to save an elderly man who’d been through one-too-many traumas. His book, “Wishes To Die For: A Caregiver’s Guide to Advance Care Directives,” was the first step toward a new advocacy. Dr. Haselhorst continues to work toward helping people understand the importance of healthcare directives and the ability to make their own decisions about end-of-life care. Curious about more of Dr. Haselhorst’s views, the Candid Caregiver contacted him through email for the following interview.

Continue reading on HealthCentral to learn more about how an emergency room physician views end-of-life care:

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