Learn more about the directives used to improve end of life quality
Advanced Directive for Receiving Oral Foods and Fluids in Dementia
In collaboration with attorneys, palliative care clinicians and others, End of LIfe Choices New York has recently developed an advance directive specifically designed for those with an early stage of Alzheimer's or another dementing disease, or for those with a significant family history of dementia and fears of developing such a disease in the near future.
Functional Assessment Staging Tool (FAST)
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Medical Orders for Life- Sustaining Treatments
This document includes your current wishes about receiving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) if your heart stops or being placed on a mechanical ventilator (breathing machine) should your breathing becomes compromised.
Out of Hospital Do Not Resuscitate Order
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