Consider the Conversation

Consider the Conversation is a powerful and inspiring 60-minute documentary examining multiple perspectives on end-of-life conversations and care. This thought provoking film includes intimate accounts from patients, family members, doctors, nurses, clergy, social workers and national experts. OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford Health System and SwedishAmerican Health System are partnering to bring this important event to our community. A question & answer panel will take place after the film with the filmmakers and a panel of local health care experts.

Learn more about:

• The importance of advance care planning for all ages
• Emotional, physical and social burdens of dying
• Talking with others about end-of-life wishes

Join us on Thursday, October 10 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. at the Coronado Performing Arts Center, 314 North Main Street in downtown Rockford. The doors open at 6:30 p.m., the film begins at 7:00 p.m., followed by a panel discussion at 8:00 p.m. The cost is $5 and pre-registration is required. Call (815) 971-5050 to register.

Click here for the event flyer.