An important way for the public to understand advance care planning is for the media to cover the topic with quality information. Below is a list of former press releases to help the media understand NHDD's advocacy for informed medical decision making through advance care planning. For more files of NHDD promotional and educational material please click here.
Former NHDD Press Releases
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Encourages All Americans to Learn about Advance Care Planning on National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16 (04/15/10)
Health Dialog Makes Award-Winning Decision Aid Available as a Public Service Offering for National Healthcare Decisions Day (04/15/10)
National Healthcare Decisions Day Set for April 16, 2010 (04/09/10)
Department of Aging to Take Part in National Healthcare Decision Day (04/09/10)
Do You Have an Advance Directive? (04/08/10)
2010 Press Release