When: Thu., Sept. 14, 7-9 p.m. 2017
A Roadmap for Improving Quality and Honoring Preferences for Care. Presented by Patricia Bomba, MD. Advance care planning is essential to ensure patients receive care and treatment that reflects their values, beliefs, and goals. Dr. Bomba will explain the difference between traditional advance directives like a health care proxy and medical orders, like the Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (MOLST).