Simulation #247 Dr. Jessica Zitter – Humanizing Healthcare

2018-12-22T21:13:13+00:00 December 22nd, 2018|

Dr. Jessica Zitter is a ICU & Palliative care physician at Highland Hospital in Oakland, CA. She is the Author of Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life, and featured in the Oscar nominated short documentary called Extremis (Netflix).

Her mission is to humanize the experience of dying in our medical system, both by changing the system itself, changing the people within the system, and empowering patients to hold on to their own humanity along the way.