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Advance care planning

A low-tech intervention individually tailored to outpatients' needs helped improve participation in advance care planning, according to a recent study. ... They concluded that the STAMP program was effective at increasing advance care planning among
August 2021

Rethinking advance care planning

Six years later, outpatient advance care planning has become more common, but rates remain low. ... In addition, 16% of patients said they found the advance care planning conversations distressing.
May 2022

Practice management

ACP Practice Advisor has released two new modules to improve patient care: Practical Advice for Advance Care Planning and Preventing Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation. ... The Practical Advice for Advance Care Planning module offers help for physicians
July 2017

A 2-pronged approach to advance care planning

cautioned physicians that discussing advance care planning, whether in general or for acute needs, requires both sensitivity and diplomacy. ... Video decision aids to assist with advance care planning: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
September 2015

End-of-life care

Although most physicians feel that discussing advance care planning with patients is important, many are unsure of how to do so, a new survey has found. ... Physicians were asked their opinion of the new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 2016

Advance care planning should be a standard

Good advance care planning helps ensure that any health care treatment reflects patients' values, goals, hopes, and fears. ... Beginning in January 2016, CMS established billing codes for advance care planning services.
November 2016

Discussing death, dying, and advance care planning

Health care teams should expect to incorporate advance care planning over multiple visits. ... Moreover, there are no place-of-service limitations on the advance care planning codes.
September 2017

Incorporating families into the care team

This is also another step toward advance care planning discussions with patients and improves my transitions of care. ... This becomes another member of the patient's health care team and identifies a consistent voice during advance care planning with
July 2022

End-of-life care

ACP's new “Toolkit on Issues in Delivering Patient-Centered End-of-Life Care and Responding to a Request for Physician-Assisted Suicide,” developed for ACP members, includes resources for both ... Resources for physicians include links to information
June 2019

Palliative care

Selected guidance from each domain is as follows. Structure and processes of care. ... For clinicians, “Familiarity with local and state laws is needed relating to advance care planning, decisions regarding life-sustaining treatments, and evolving
November 2018

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