Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST)
www.polst.org – General introduction to Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) forms. Not specific to Oregon.
To view a sample copy of the Oregon POLST, or to order the official legal pink POLST form, click here: www.ohsu.edu/polst.
Basic Advanced Directive
The Conversation Project Starter Kit
According to the Conversation Project, the Starter Kit helps you “get your thoughts together and then have the conversation”. http://theconversationproject.org/starter-kit/intro/
For more information about the Conversation Project, click here.
Oregon Health Decisions – “Advanced Directives, Your Life, Your Decisions”
Planning guide and copy of the Oregon Advanced Directive form. [PDF] Excellent “self-help” guide to having the conversation. www.oregonhealthdecisions.org/Images/Dec09/KEYConversations_Sampler.pdf
Short brochure about the Advance Directive. [PDF] www.oregonhealthdecisions.org/Images/Dec09/KEYBrochure.pdf