Sutter VNA & Hospice: Steps in Advance Care Planning
A list of twelve steps with rationale and example, for clinicians to use when planning advance care with a patient.
Clinical Care Tools – Advance Care Planning
Sutter VNA and Hospice
1900 Powell St, Suite 300
Emeryville CA 94608
Brad Stuart M.D.
How the grantee used this instrument:
Clinicians were asked to review this sheet before discussing advance care plans with patients.
advance care plan, advance directives, decision-making, preferences, care plan
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Sutter VNA and Hospice overview page
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