Playing Games with Serious Outcomes

What a great way to get people talking about end of life planning!  A Penn State researcher has developed a game to spark thoughts and actions in planning for End of Life with great results.

Hospice Patients and caregivers played the game and took turns in answering open ended questions regarding the decisions to make.  75% of them went on to action some form of End of Life planning.  They offer some advice in the article here about how to go about getting plans in place.

Have a look at the video, and start your own games in your mind.  These are conversations that need to be had!