3 critical things health care providers should discuss in serious illness conversations
Canadians with serious or progressive chronic illness are feeling especially vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic. It has underscored how quickly circumstances can change.
Talking about a serious illness diagnosis and the impact on life expectancy is difficult.
Many Canadians are uncomfortable having these conversations, even though they know it is important.
Surveys have uncovered this paradox: while 93 percent of …