Study: Per Capita End of Life Care Spending is Falling Rapidly

It has long been considered almost an article of faith that end-of-life spending is one of the major factors causing a rapid increase in overall health care spending in the United States. However, a new study challenges that belief, finding that per capita end-of-life care spending has been declining rapidly and that this decline has…

National Healthcare Decisions Day is About Taking Control

Today is the annual National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) and the kick off of NHDD Week. For 2018, NHDD will be a week-long event, from April 16 to 22. National Healthcare Decisions Day aims to help people across the United States understand the value of advance healthcare planning. A Conversation Project national survey in 2013…