A story that attacks end-of-life myths which cause needless suffering and financial waste.

 

 

 


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By Jeff Gordon, M.D.

Follow the bright Dr. Kate Simon’s first months as an inte
rn as she navigates life as a young doctor in a fast-paced urban hospital. Through her passionate and exciting work she soon finds herself in an ethical and moral dilemma that will impact her life forever.  She experiences the thrill of saving lives, but she also encounters the dark reality of needless end-of-life suffering as imminent death is prolonged. The empathetic Dr. Simon watches elderly people suffer, receiving futile, but tremendously expensive procedures and medicine, while her young poor patients can't afford even the most basic health care. This compelling story promises an inside look into the medical profession that will inform you, and help you and your loved ones consider important end-of-life decisions.