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California POLST FAQ for Consumers English PDF

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California POLST FAQ for Providers English PDF

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California POLST Form English PDF

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California POLST Provider Guide English PDF

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California POLST Form Tagalog PDF

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California POLST Brochure Spanish PDF

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California POLST Brochure Traditional Chinese PDF

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California POLST Brochure English PDF

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California: What is POLST? English PPT

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Implementation of Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment in Nursing Homes in California: Evaluation of a Novel Statewide Dissemination Mechanism English PDF

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California POLST Form Spanish PDF

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California POLST Form Armenian PDF

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California POLST Form Farsi PDF

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California POLST Form Korean PDF

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California POLST Form Russian PDF

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California POLST Form Traditional Chinese PDF

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California POLST Form Simplified Chinese PDF

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California POLST Form Hmong PDF

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California POLST Form Pashto PDF

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California POLST Form Vietnamese PDF

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California Artificial Hydration Decision Guide English PDF

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California POLST Form Japanese PDF

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California Artificial Hydration Decision Guide Spanish PDF

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California Artificial Hydration Decision Guide Simplified Chinese PDF

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California Breathing Machine Decision Guide English PDF

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California Breathing Machine Decision Guide Simplified Chinese PDF

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California Breathing Machine Decision Guide Spanish PDF

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California CPR Decision Guide English PDF

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California CPR Decision Guide Simplified Chinese PDF

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California CPR Decision Guide Spanish PDF

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California Tube Feeding Decision Guide English PDF

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California Tube Feeding Decision Guide Simplified Chinese PDF

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California Tube Feeding Decision Guide Spanish PDF

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Colorado MOST Form English PDF

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Getting the Most Out of the Colorado MOST Process and Form English PDF

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Colorado MOST Talking Points English PDF

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Colorado MOST Implementation Checklist for Long-Term Care English PDF

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Colorado MOST FAQ English PDF

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Georgia POLST Form English PDF

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Hawaii POLST Form English PDF

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Idaho POST Form English PDF

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Iowa IPOST Form English PDF

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LaPOST Guide to Treatments & Conditions English PDF

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LaPOST Guide to Advance Care Planning English PDF

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LaPOST Consumer Handbook English PDF

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LaPOST Fact Sheet English PDF

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LaPOST Handbook for Health Care Professionals English PDF

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Louisiana LaPOST Form English PDF

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Conversations Change Lives: A Guidebook To Advance Care Planning English PDF

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Montana POLST Form English PDF

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New York MOLST: Honoring Patient Preferences English PDF

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New York MOLST: Advance Care Planning English PDF

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Coalition Building: The New York Experience English PPT

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New York MOLST Overview English PPT

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New York MOLST Form Spanish PDF

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New York MOLST Form English PDF

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New York MOLST Brochure English PDF

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New York MOLST Brochure Spanish PDF

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New York MOLST: Guidelines for Long Term Feeding Tube Placement English Webpage

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New York MOLST: Guidelines for Capacity Determination English Webpage

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New York MOLST: Guidelines on CPR English Webpage

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North Carolina MOST Form English PDF

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Discussing POLST with Persons with Early Alzheimer’s Disease English PDF

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A Comparison of Methods to Communicate Treatment Preferences in Nursing Facilities: Traditional Practices Versus the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Program English PDF

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Caring for Organs or for Patients? Ethical Concerns about the Uniform Anatomical Gift Act English PDF

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Hospitals, LTC Facilities Are Moving Toward Newer End-of-Life Strategies: Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment orders are joined by default surrogate approach English PDF

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POLST Registries: Why, When, and How English PPT

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Honoring Patients’ Wishes For Advanced Illness Care English PPT

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Fine Tuning the POLST System: The Case of an Invalid, Contradictory POLST Form English PPT

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POLST in California: Use in Nursing Homes and Hospitals, Quality of Completion, and Impact of Community Coalitions English PPT

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Evolution of State POLST Programs: Legal and Regulatory Issues English PPT

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Effect of a Disease-Specific Planning Intervention on Surrogate Understanding of Patient Goals for Future Medical Treatment English PDF

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Reversing the Code Status of Advance Directives? English PDF

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POLST Offers Next Stage in Honoring Patient Preferences English PDF

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Advance Directives and Outcomes of Surrogate Decision Making before Death English PDF

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The POLST Paradigm to Improve End-of-Life Care: Potential State Legal Barriers to Implementation. English PDF

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The POLST Paradigm: Respecting the Wishes of Patients and Families English PDF

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Use of the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Paradigm Program in the Hospice Setting English PDF

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Pennsylvania: POLST Education Presentation English PDF

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The Consistency Between Treatments Provided to Nursing Facility Residents and Orders on the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Form English PDF

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End-of-Life Transitions among Nursing Home Residents with Cognitive Issues English PDF

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POLST Q & A English PDF

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Successful Corporate and Foundation Fundraising for Nonprofits English PPT

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Momentum to better respect patients’ end-of-life wishes “growing every day” English PDF

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Pathways to POLST Registry Development: Lessons Learned English PDF

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POLST and Social Media Webinar English Webpage

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Oregon POLST: Treating the Person with POLST in Crisis English PPT

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Oregon POLST: The POLST Registry and Ethical Treatment in EMS Care English PPT

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Oregon POLST Overview English PDF

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Oregon POLST: Respecting Patient Preferences English PPT

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Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Going English PPT

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When DNR is not the Most Important Question: Data from the Oregon POLST Registry English PPT

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Oregon POLST Form English PDF

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Oregon POLST Form Spanish PDF

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Oregon POLST Brochure English PDF

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Oregon POLST Brochure Spanish PDF

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Oregon POLST: Facing Serious Illness English PDF

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Oregon POLST Disability Guide English PDF

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Oregon POLST Registry Annual Report 2012 English PDF

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Lessons Learned: Oregon POLST Registry Research English PDF

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Oregon POLST Nursing Facilities Alert English PDF

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Oregon POLST Adult Foster Home Provider Alert English PDF

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Oregon POLST Brochure in Large Print English PDF

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Oregon POLST Brochure in Large Print Spanish PDF

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Oregon POLST: What’s New and How Can We Do Better? English Webpage

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Having Your Say In End-Of-Life Care English PDF

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Pennsylvania POLST Form English PDF

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Introduction to the Pennsylvania POLST Form English PDF

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Pennsylvania POLST Form Spanish PDF

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Pennsylvania POLST Quick Start Guide to Health Care Decision Making English PDF

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Pennylvania POLST Brochure Spanish PDF

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Pennsylvania POLST Brochure English PDF

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2015 Tennessee POST Guidance English PDF

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2015.06.25 Tennessee Revised Spanish Version of POST Form Spanish PDF

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Tennessee POST Form – English English PDF

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Utah POLST Form English PDF

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Washington POLST Form English PDF

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The Evolution of Health Care Advance Planning Law and Policy English PDF

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West Virginia: Fine Tuning the POST System English PPT

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West Virginia POST Form English PDF

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West Virginia POST Form Brochure English PDF

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Using the West Virginia POST Form: Guidance for Healthcare Professionals English PDF

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A Comparative, Retrospective, Observational Study of the Prevalence, Availability, and Specificity of Advance Care Plans in a County that Implemented an Advance Care Planning Microsystem English PDF

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Wisconsin POLST: The Use of POLST When Transferring Patients to Long-Term Care English PPT

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One Region’s POLST Outcomes English PPT

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Wisconsin POLST: LaCrosse Provider Guide English PDF

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