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Coming soon! Instructional video for healthcare professionals or community groups, "Advancing Advance Care Planning in Colorado," including facilitator's guide, pre-/post-test for continuing education credits, and handouts. For more information, contact Life Quality Institute by email, or call 303-398-6326.
Completely revised and updated "Your Right to Make Healthcare Decisions" booklet describes the Colorado advance directive forms in clear, plain language. Forms for Living Will, Medical Power of Attorney, and CPR directive are included. (Replaces the old "yellow booklet").
Downloadable articles (Long version--about 1600 words; Short version--about 740 words) about the Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment program and legislation in Colorado for use in your newsletter or organization communications. Please include copyright and permission notices.
HIPAA Release form-- use this form to authorize another person to look at your medical records and talk to your health care providers about your condition.
WEBSITES AND OTHER HELPFUL ORGANIZATIONS
Life Quality Institute: Colorado's premier provider of palliative care education for healthcare professionals and the public. LQI is the statewide coordinator for training on the Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment.
National Hospice Locator: a database with detailed information on all hospice agencies in the country, including links to websites, contact information, and agency characteristics.
Colorado Bar Association's Senior Law Handbook 2012: contains valuable information on many legal topics for seniors including real estate transactions, avoiding identity theft, estate planning, medical directives and advance care planning, options for care at the end of life.