Published on November 15, 2019

Essentia Health to offer free advance care planning class in Sandstone

What if a sudden illness or injury leaves you unable to speak for yourself? Who would speak for you? What would you want them to know about your values and wishes?

A free advance care planning class hosted by Essentia Health-Sandstone on Wednesday, Nov. 20, will highlight the steps necessary to ensure you’re prepared for this kind of scenario. In addition to fostering thought-provoking discussion, the class will help you learn the vocabulary, reflect on your values, explore goals for treatment and work toward completing a health care directive.

The class runs from 2-3:30 p.m. on Nov. 20 at Essentia Health-Sandstone, 705 Lundorff Drive. For more information, contact Wanda Paulsen at (218) 786-1310.

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