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“Being Mortal: A Community Conversation” and Film with Brattleboro Area Hospice
29 August, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmFree
Join Brattleboro Area Hospice for a free screening and discussion of the PBS Frontline film “Being Mortal.” Based on the book by Atul Gawande, MD, this documentary explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the physicians who treat them. Be part of a national conversation that brings medical professionals and community members together around the shared responsibility of discussing what matters most to patients and families facing difficult treatment decisions and how to have these conversations ahead of a medical crisis.