Inspirational Women

8-20-17: Dr. Vicki Jackson, Palliative Care, Boston, author,

Dr. Vicki Jackson is Chief of the Division of Palliative Care at Mass General Hospital in Boston. She guides a team of doctors, nurse practitioners, social workers, and chaplains who provide care to improve quality of life for patients living with serious illness. She is coauthor with Dr. David Ryan of: Living With Cancer, A step by Step Guide for Coping Medically and Emotionally with a Serious Diagnosis. We have great facilities here in the northwest for care with serious illnesses. This book can be a tool for added support, or for those who are not close to care facilities on a regular basis.