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Episode 38: Dr. Jeff Spiess on his new book, “Dying with Ease: A Compassionate Guide to Making Wiser End of Life Decisions.”

In this Episode, Saul and Joe talk with Dr. Jeff Spiess. Dr. Spiess has worked with the seriously and terminally ill for over three decades, first as an oncologist, then transitioning to hospice medicine.

Dr. Jeff Spiess is the author of the new book, Dying with Ease: A Compassionate Guide to Making Wiser End of Life Decisions. In 2016, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine named him the 12th annual recipient of the Josephina B. Magno Distinguished Hospice Physician Award. And in January 2019 he fulfilled a lifelong dream of appearing on JEOPARDY! (he came in 2nd)

You can buy the book here

Hospice Chaplaincy is a nonprofit organization committed to promoting excellence in spiritual care at the end of life. We are committed to the belief that people from all backgrounds, cultures and faith traditions should experience the end of life in a way that matches their own values and goals. The task of dying is complicated and often confronts us with lots of emotional and physical suffering. Hospice Chaplaincy is dedicated to providing patient advocacy, support and education services to the public, to create a cultural shift to inform and transform our thinking around the end of life.

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