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WHAT Training materials developed to help patients and families near the end of life.
WHYTo facilitate conversations between physicians, patients, and their families near the end of life.
WHEREAmerican College of Physicians.
Across the USA.

Program Description

The "Patient Education and Caring: End-of-Life (PEACE) Series" Program was developed by a group of physicians and patient advocates.

Brochures are available in print and online and advance health care and end of life topics include:

-Living with a Serious Illness: Talking with Your Doctor When the Future is Uncertain
-When You Have Pain at the End of Life
-Making Medical Decisions for a Loved One at the End of Life

An additional resource by the "American College of Physicians" entitled "Home Care Guide for Advanced Cancer," covers end of life and hospice training such as:

-Dying Person's Guide to Dying
-How To Help During the Final Weeks of Life
-What To Do Before and After the Moment of Death
-Helping Younger People Cope with Death and Funerals

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of internists, physicians who specialize in the prevention, detection and treatment of illnesses in adults. ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization and second-largest physician group in the United States.

Find out more about the "Patient Education and Caring: End-of-Life (PEACE) Series" Program

Senior Programs
Palliative Care & Hospice Care Training
General End of Life Care Programs
The Terminally Ill & Their Pets
End of LIfe Documentaries

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