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A collection of informative videos and documentaries related to end-of-life planning and care.

FRONTLINE: Being Mortal

Featuring Dr. Atul Gawande, author of Being Mortal, FRONTLINE explores the intersection of life, death, medicine and what matters in the end. (running time: 54 minutes)

Being prepared for the final days

 CBS Sunday Morning - Being prepared for the final days

CBS Sunday Morning: A piece featuring advance care planning success in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, home of Gundersen Health System (running time 4:46 minutes).


Giving Thanks

 Giving Thanks video 

Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele share why Thanksgiving is their preferred time to give the gift of a conversation with family and loved ones about end-of-life choices; why those close to you are your best advance care directive; and, why it’s important to participate in our healthcare decisions. 

Family Frictions

Family Frictions

The death of a loved one is rarely easy. On top of sadness and grief, it’s a time when family frictions, both old and new, can come to life with a vengeance. 


At the End of Life

At the End of Life

How do we make end of life choices? Meet families who are or have faced medical uncertainty and what they’ve learned along the way.