Barbara Glidewell, Oregon Death With Dignity Expert, Bioethicist, and Patient Advocate Addresses End-of-Life Care & Issues
What can Montanans expect after new supreme court Aid-in-Dying ruling? The Montana Supreme Court’s recent Baxter decision allows dying patients additional choice, comfort and control at the end of life.
Barbara Glidewell, a nurse, patient advocate and ombudsman, and faculty member at Oregon Health Sciences University will talk about her experience working with patients, families and medical providers for the last 12 years under Oregon’s Death With Dignity Act. Barbara will speak about how this additional patient choice fi ts into end-of-life care.
This talk is FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC at Dawson Community College in the Community Room (downstairs in main building) 300 College Drive, Glendive. A light lunch will be provided. Glidewell will begin promptly at Noon Wed. Oct. 27.