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Sue Schettle

Talking About Death

Medical Societies Spearhead End Of Life Care This piece was first published in Chicago Medicine (page 18-19). LMM President Randi Belisomo is a contributor. Bernard “Bud” Hammes, PhD, has spent a lot of time on the phone lately. The balding, spectacled but tireless medical ethicist for La Crosse, Wisconsin, Gundersen Health System has been enthusiastically fielding […]

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Respecting Choices: Financial Facts And Figures

This piece was first published in Voices in Bioethics. LMM President Randi Belisomo is a contributor. Respecting Choices, an advance care planning program developed in LaCrosse, Wisconsin’s Gundersen Health System and highlighted in a previous column, engages patients in informed discussions about end-of-life decision-making. Its aim is the establishment of effective systems that allow individuals […]

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