Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Promoting Advance Care Planning as a Healthy Behavior|
Terri R. Fried
||West Haven, CT
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||Health Services R&D
|| May 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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The recent Institute of Medicine report “Dying in America: Improving Quality and Honoring Individual Preferences near the End of Life” endorses advance care planning (ACP) as a key component of quality healthcare. In contrast to the prevailing model of engaging only individuals with serious illness in ACP, it proposes a continuous process, starting earlier in the lifespan with individuals in good health. Such an approach helps to prepare the individual for more in-depth discussions and treatment...
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