Caring has featured my article on how to have compassionate conversations about the end-of-life. This is a sensitive topic at a vulnerable time—and an essential dialogue to undertake. The good news is that given the right spirit and right tools, the conversation can go really well—enhancing relationships and ensuring that a patient's wishes are met.

Click here to read my piece, or see below.

You can also download Medalogix's End-of-Life Conversation Guide here.

How can we better interact with death and dying in our culture? This is a question we, at Medalogix, are seeking to answer. As a Nashville analytics company, we believe communication, planning and home health and hospice technology can help make the end-of-life process just a little easier—and in turn, help us build a better relationship with death itself. I'd like to share a few of the resources I use regularly to equip others to communicate effectively and compassionately about the dying process.