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GeriPal - A Geriatrics and Palliative Care Podcast

Dec 15, 2016

Nursing home residents are often sent to the hospital for care that often offers little hope of improving quality of life or changing the course of illness. Some facilities though seem to do much better in preventing these "potentially burdensome hospitalizations". We discuss with Andrew Cohen, the lead author of a...

Dec 8, 2016

Clinical formulations, something that few of us outside of mental health providers know about, but are critical in improving communication skills, especially around serious illness. Learn about them from our special guest, Dani Chammas, who makes the case that the single most valuable thing clinicians can do to...

Dec 1, 2016

On todays podcast, we talk with Angelo Volandes about the use of video to improve advance care planning.