JOIN US during the Mee Memorial Hospital Week of Wellness for a screening and discussion of the PBS FRONTLINE film Being Mortal. Based on the best-selling 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.
Dinner catered by The Cork & Plough | Attendees will also receive a Starbuck’s gift card
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Mee Memorial Hospital
300 Canal Street | Olivia Cafeteria
King City, California
(Registration is required and seating is limited)
Target Audience: Medical professionals, clinicians and social workers.
There will be a one-hour screening followed by a half-hour facilitated discussion with Maureen McEachen, LCSW, Central Coast
Visiting Nurses Association and Hospice
*Atul Gawande MD, MPH, is a surgeon, writer, and public health researcher. He practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and is professor in both the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health and the Department of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.
Hospice Giving Foundation is pleased to partner with Mee Memorial Hospital to host this community screening of PBS’s Frontline Special report.
Sponsored in part by: Rita and Luis Echenique Charitable Foundation, Chevron