Non-profit foundation consisting of a group of clinicians who want to empower patients and families with video support tools about advance care planning
|Begin the Conversation||
Links to toolkit and free resources to encourage beginning the conversation about advance care planning.
|Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End||
Information about the Book, Being Mortal by surgeon Atul Gawande who describes the limitations of medicine around the issues of death and dying.
|Caring Connections||Supporting Advance Care Planning, palliative care, pain and symptom management, grief and bereavement. Advance Directives from all states.|
|End-of-life care and decision making||
Advance directives, Palliative Care, Care at Death, Organ Donation, Decedent Affairs, Resuscitation, DNR, DDNR, Bereavement
|National Healthcare Decisions Day||
Information to educate and empower the public and providers about the importance of advance care planning
|Plan Ahead For You and Your Family||
Tools and information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on the importance of advance care planning.
|The Joint Commission (TJC)||Evaluates and accredits nearly 16,000 health care organizations and programs in the US. They provide tools related to health literacy patient and family centered care, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgenered community and patient safety.|
|The Patient’s Toolkit for Diagnosis||
The Toolkit has a set of prompts and questions to help you participate and partner with your medical care team.
|University of Virginia Center for Biomedical Ethics and Humanities||Interprofessional center for the study and promotion of biomedical ethics and medical humanities. Offers Medical Center Hour and Schwartz Rounds.|