Patients and experts explore what it takes to find good health care and make the most of it.

James Cooper, MD, FACPM, is a Clinical Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care at George Washington University. His practice is associated with George Washington University Medical Center, in Washington, DC.

Guest Blog: Hospice and Palliative Care: A Basic Primer

James Cooper, MD | August 6, 2012
I've talked to hundreds of people about the health care options and decisions they face at the end of life. It's a challenging time and understandably many have little knowledge, while others have misconceptions, and some have bitter disagreements.

Making Sure Minnie Doesn't Bounceback

James Cooper, MD | August 10, 2010