Vicki Jackson, MD, MPH, was recently featured on WGBH Boston's "You're Not Alone" news special.

WGBH Boston's "You're Not Alone" Special


Dr. Vicki Jackson, Chief of the MGH Division of Palliative Care, was recently featured on WGBH Boston's news series You're Not Alone, discussing the importance of proactive planning for families when a loved one is stricken with a severe illness. The segment details the number of ways palliative care can benefit patients and their families during the course of an illness, and offers insight on how to approach medical decisions to ensure a family member lives as well as possible in the context of their illness. 

We encourage you to view the segment at the link below:



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