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April 16, 2014 |  By: Ben Nuelle

National Healthcare Decisions Day

Hospitals around the nation are recognizing today as National Healthcare Decisions Day. 
The day was created as an effort to increase awareness of the importance of advancing healthcare decision making.
St. Francis Hospital Chaplain, Steve Cooper, says it's good for people to know what to do if a family member is no longer able to make decisions for themselves.

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Cooper adds that if you need advice in talking to your loved ones about your wishes, conversation starter kits are available by calling 660.562.2600.