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Advance care planning / Decision making
Planning for Your Future Care - A Guide This guide, published in England, outlines issues people may want to consider when planning for their end-of-life care. It...
PlanWell (decision-support guide) The PlanWell website can be used to help patients better understand the different types of medical care, and what would be...
Prepare for your care – online interactive tool PREPARE is a website that presents an interactive process to help users identify their values, wishes and goals around advance...
Preparing for an Expected Death at Home This is a short and informative booklet that assists those who are aniticipating caring for someone who wants to die at home.
Preparing for Bereavement - Veterans Affairs Canada This website offers practical information to help individuals and their families plan ahead and ease the difficulties and...
Prince Edward Island - Health Care Directive Health care directives, sometimes called living wills, are documents that state your wishes in case you become unable to...
Promoting Quality of Life in Planning Care A resource booklet that provides information to families on end stage dementia. Includes common signs and symptoms of decline...
Prostate Cancer Canada: Advanced Care Planning Tools Prostate Cancer Canada is a national foundation which offers information and resources to men who are living with prostate...
Quebec - Advance planning Provincial website provides public information on a number of topics including Living Wills, Consent to Care, Mandates in...
Quebec - Consent to Care Under Quebec civil law, the mandate in case of inability (or incapacity) is broader than the advanced directives for consent...
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