Advance Care Planning for a Good Death

A Good Death and How to Have One With an Advance Care Plan

If you’ve ever attended a funeral reception, you’ll have often heard someone remark, “She [or he or they] led a good life.” By “good life”, we usually mean that the person lived well, served her or his community, and was generally well-liked by everyone. But what about a “good death”?

Is it possible to have a “good death”? Can we prepare for that eventuality…