New laws SB19 & AB637 expand Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment Form and program that was designed originally for the terminally ill with less than six months to live. SB19 is now the POLST Registry Act and AB637 authorizes Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners to sign the POLST form making them an actionable Medical Order for end-of-life care. Continue reading New POLST Laws: SB19 & AB637 Expands POLST.
Hans and Sophie Scholl, often referred to in German as die Geschwister Scholl (literally: the Scholl siblings), were a brother and sister who were members of the White Rose, a student group in Munich. They were active in the non-violent Continue reading Hans and Sophie Scholl