Tag Archives: care

Discussing end of the life care with a pilot

An excerpt from Between Life and Death. Harry’s request to exclude Susan, from this conversation about cancer diagnosis and options of treatment was quite unusual, especially given how close I knew the couple to be. However, since Susan’s gaze remained on the carpet, I had no choice but to respect Harry’s request. As I led… Read More »

HHS adopts substance use disorder regulatory reforms for more coordinated care

The Department of Health and Human Services today adopted the revised Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Patient Records regulation, or 42 CFR Part 2. The updated rule continues to ensure that individuals with substance use disorder get the care they need while maintaining confidentiality protections against unauthorized disclosure and use. It will help healthcare providers… Read More »