PurpleList Podcast Episode 13: What’s Your End of Life Plan?

PurpleList Podcast Episode 13: What’s Your End of Life Plan?
Health

Caregoals founder Blaine Warkentein sheds light on the best practices to facilitate end of life care

Emily Wasik
  • 14 july 2017

According to Caregoals CEO Blaine Warkentine, medicalized deaths filled with unwanted care lead to 30% shorter lives and the last year of life now consumes 60% of all health costs (or 1.5T). In fact, more than two million Americans die each year in an hospital or ICU, with an average of $10,000 dollars per day.  We sat down with Blaine to discuss how the U.S. healthcare system needs to do a better job in facilitating aging improvement and end of life care. 

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According to Caregoals CEO Blaine Warkentine, medicalized deaths filled with unwanted care lead to 30% shorter lives and the last year of life now consumes 60% of all health costs (or 1.5T). In fact, more than two million Americans die each year in an hospital or ICU, with an average of $10,000 dollars per day.  We sat down with Blaine to discuss how the U.S. healthcare system needs to do a better job in facilitating aging improvement and end of life care. 

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