Caring Connections – www.caringinfo.org
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organizations site for ACP. Stores state documents.
Consider the Conversation – www.considertheconversation.org
This site provides multiple perspectives on End-of-Life care from patients, family members, doctors, nurses, clergy, social workers, and national experts on death and dying.
The Conversation Project – www.theconversationproject.org
An initiative begun in 2010 dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care. Includes the Conversation Starter Kit.
Maryland Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (MOLST) – www.marylandmolst.org
Official MD form that must be signed by a doctor.
Montgomery County Palliative Care and End-of-Life Coalition – www.mccelc.org
A local volunteer organization responsible for educating the public on ACP and End-of-Life Care.
My Directives – www.mydirectives.com
MyDirectives is the first completely online advance care planning service that is secure, legal, easy to understand, and free to consumers to use.
National Healthcare Decisions Day – www.nhdd.org
Non-profit that seeks to inspire, educate & empower the public & providers about the importance of ACP. Occurs on 16 April every year.
National Institute on Aging – https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/advance-care-planning-healthcare-directives
Provides ACP guidance from the National Institutes of Health including guidance on CPR, ventilator use and artificial nutrition or hydration.
PREPARE – www.prepareforyourcare.org
Videos that help people prepare to make medical decisions.