Advance Care Planning: Preparing for Medical Decision Making

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Mar 15, 2023 - 2:46pm CDT

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This lecture (1:26:39 minutes) by Sarah Hooper, Sara Huffman, and Rebecca Sudore discusses advance care planning for older adults and how to prepare for difficult and medical decision making. By the end of this lecture, learners should be able to: (1) describe what advance care planning is; (2) understand types of legal forms to document wishes; (3) describe why additional preparation is needed; (4) utilize easy-to-use tools for advance care planning; and (5) understand how to answer question and complete forms. (Presentation begins at 5:00 minutes)

Source: UCSF Division of Geriatrics, 2017

Sarah Hooper
Sara Huffman
Rebecca Sudore
Age-Friendly Care and Education Collection