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Coverage of Inaugural Summit

Media coverage of our inaugural summit describes the results of our survey of Massachusetts residents. Also included is background on the Coalition and our mission and goals.

Current News

Health care and civic leaders launch Serious Illness Care Coalition
Health care and civic leaders launch Serious Illness Care Coalition

Coalition co-chair Dr. Atul Gawande joined WBUR’s Morning Edition to discuss the importance of serious illness care conversations.

When the personal and professional unexpectedly collide
When the personal and professional unexpectedly collide

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts CEO Andrew Dreyfus discusses his personal experience with serious illness care in this Boston Globe column.

At end of life in Mass., hospital care is big cost
At end of life in Mass., hospital care is big cost

In light of data indicating that more people spend their final days in the hospital rather than receiving hospice care, Dr. Gawande speaks to the Boston Globe about the Coalition's work to ensure more people receive care that aligns with their wishes.

Events

2017 Coalition Summit
May 09, 2017

We are pleased to announce that our second annual Coalition summit will take place on May 9, 2017. 

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum 
Columbia Point 
Boston, MA