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What You Should Know About Elder Facilities and End-of-life Care

Posted on 03/06/2013

NBC.com: Tonight, Dr. Nancy Snyderman offers tips on finding the right assisted living center: what to ask for in the beginning, and what to do when seeking a higher level of care.  We’ve also compiled resources that may be helpful for families who want to have critical conversations with their loved ones about assisted living or end-of-life care.

The Conversation Project

Have you had a conversation with your elderly relative(s) about end-of-life care? The Conversation Project seeks to make these conversations easier by offering tips on how to get started.

End-of-life conversations

In December 2012, “NBC Nightly News” aired a two-part series about critical conversations. Please find both stories below as well as a web chat with Rev. Dale Susan Edmonds, a hospice chaplain and founder of the caregiving website Talk Early Talk Often.

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