The Importance of Physician's Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST)

Presenter: Jeannette G. Koijane, MPH
Executive Director -- Kōkua Mau,  Hawai'i Hospice and Palliative Care Organization


Lesson Objectives:

  • List the differences between an Advance Healthcare Directive and the POLST
  • Describe why it is important to let family and loved ones know your end-of-life wishes
  • Describe where you can find POLST forms and resources in Hawai'i



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