5 episodes

Ease the difficult conversations around prognosis and end-of-life care by listening to fellow family physicians’ stories about what it is like to have the conversation. You can learn from your colleagues how to communicate effectively and compassionately with patients about their treatment options, including possible medical interventions and palliative care. CAFP is dedicated to ensuring that both family physicians and patients feel comfortable discussing these difficult topics and hopes to continue to gather physician voices. Start an end-of-life conversation today.

End-of-Life Conversations: The Talk California Academy of Family Physicians

    • Health & Fitness

Ease the difficult conversations around prognosis and end-of-life care by listening to fellow family physicians’ stories about what it is like to have the conversation. You can learn from your colleagues how to communicate effectively and compassionately with patients about their treatment options, including possible medical interventions and palliative care. CAFP is dedicated to ensuring that both family physicians and patients feel comfortable discussing these difficult topics and hopes to continue to gather physician voices. Start an end-of-life conversation today.

    Ep. 4: California's End Of Life Option Act

    Ep. 4: California's End Of Life Option Act

    Episode 4 details California's newly enacted End of Life Option Act. The Act went into effect June 9, 2016.

    • 7 min
    Ep. 3: Patient and Family Communication

    Ep. 3: Patient and Family Communication

    Ep. 3: Patient and Family Communication by California Academy of Family Physicians

    • 9 min
    Ep. 2: Advance Care Planning and Advance Directives

    Ep. 2: Advance Care Planning and Advance Directives

    Ep. 2: Advance Care Planning and Advance Directives by California Academy of Family Physicians

    • 9 min
    Ep. 1: Palliative Care

    Ep. 1: Palliative Care

    Ep. 1: Palliative Care by California Academy of Family Physicians

    • 9 min
    Welcome to The Talk

    Welcome to The Talk

    CAFP's newest initiative, End-of-Life Conversations, is an education and outreach program focused on integrating end-of-life, advanced care planning and palliative care into family medicine and primary care practices. The associated podcast, The Talk, will launch in April 2016.

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