The following are a selection of websites from across the United States. As you are viewing the websites of other states, please understand that no two states have enacted legislation exactly the same. However, the National POLST Paradigm Taskforce seeks to set standards.
The National POLST Paradigm website
Advance Directives and Advance Care Planning
Make medical decisions for yourself and others, talk with doctors, get the medical care that is right for you.
Make your medical wishes known.
Learn about 5 Wishes
How do you start the conversation?
Information from other states
Coalition for Compassionate Care of California
Of New York State
What is National Health Care Decisions Day?
The following are a selection of video links from youtube.com regarding POLST, MOLST and other related topics.
POLST – Honoring Patient Wishes for Treatment, UCTV
Advance Care Planning – Tips for engaging your community on National Healthcare Decisions Day
Advance Directives and the Center for Practical Bioethics
Click here to see vignettes from the movie Defining Hope, and accompanying study guides. If needed, use the password HOPE