Profile Image

samhardy3's MyC-SPAN

  • Video Image

    Assisted Suicide

    Jim Barnett spoke about the ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Oregon’s assisted suicide law. He talked about the ruling’s impact on future action at the federal and state levels. The guest responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.

  • Video Image

    End of Life Care

    Former Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius participated in an Aspen Institute discussion about end-of-life health care. Ms. Sebelius co-chaired a group which researched and presented a report entitled “Improving Care at the End of Life,” which made suggestions for enhancing the experiences and treatment for people and families faced with advanced illnesses. National Academy of Medicine President Dr. Victor Dzau also contributed to the report and participated in this discussion.