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GRAND ROUNDS: Implementing the Advance Directive, POLST, and DNR

November 17, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Presenter: Vicki Kind, MA

Affiliation: Henry Mayo Medical Center
St. Vincent’s Medical Center of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Learning Objectives:
  • Outline the differences between the Advance Directive and POLST forms
  • Identify a caregiver's legal obligations regarding advance directive implementation
  • Discuss how to effectively communicate with families who refuse to honor a patient's advance directive
  • Consider how to encourage people from different cultures to use an advance directive and/or POLST form

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