Palliative care

Vincent Lambert, surprising and worrisome appointment for his tutor

For Alliance VITA, the decision of the Reims’ judge to appoint Vincent Lambert’s wife as his tutor is surprising and worrisome, even if the implementation of such a measure for 10 years proves that he is not at the end of life and that his condition requires...

Palliative Care vs. profitability

In connection with the new law dated February 2, 2016 for the End of Life, a budget of 190 Million Euros has been allotted for the national development plan for Palliative Care for the period 2016-2018. Beyond the crucial problem of financing for palliative care, one...

Tutor for Vincent Lambert: judge’s decision on March 10th

An audience before the Family Court at the Reims Regional Magistrate Court was held on February 1, 2016 where the guardianship judge heard the arguments from different members of Vincent Lambert’s family concerning the possible nomination of a tutor for this man...

Vincent Lambert: audience with guardianship judge set for February 1

To everyone’s complete astonishment, the Reims Medical Center, appealed the State Procurer on July 23, 2015 to « request global protective measures and determine the referent that could legally represent” Vincent Lambert, hospitalized in a semi-conscious state since...