In this lesson, we learn to communicate bad news and to express sympathy in Spanish. You will hear a doctor call a woman to inform her that her father just passed away due to complications of Covid-19. The dialogue in this lesson is adapted from an invaluable communication guide provided by VitalTalk.org.

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This is our third lesson adapted from an invaluable communication guide by VitalTalk.org. This guide provides practical advice about how to discuss difficult topics around COVID19. In this lesson, we discuss goals of care with a family member when a patient is in critical condition. Check out our free lessons covering Spanish for COVID19 at https://docmolly.com/spanish-for-covid-19/. LEVEL – ADVANCED.

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Advanced DirectivesDirectivas médicas por adelantado ¿Qué tipo de atención médica quisiera recibir si estuviera demasiado enfermo o lesionado para expresar su voluntad? Las directivas médicas por adelantado son documentos legales que le permiten transmitir de antemano sus decisiones acerca de los cuidados en el final de la vida. Constituyen una forma de comunicar sus deseos

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