Franciscan Health helping families cope with terminal illness

Joann Ginal, Carol Stork

MOORESVILLE, Ind. (WISH) – Franciscan Health offering free movie screening Monday, which shows the struggle families face when a loved one is suffering from a terminal illness.

Franciscan Health and Indiana Coalition for Patient Safety will show the PBS film, Being Mortal.

The group said the movie will be followed by a discussion to talk about what matters to patients and families when they are facing a difficult treatment decision.

The screening is part of a series of events sponsored by the Hospice Foundation of America.  For more information about the events and a complete list of screenings click HERE.