Advance Care Planning at 金宝搏手机登录


At BIMDC we want to provide care that's right for you at every stage of your life, from birth to death and at many points in between. To help us do this, 金宝搏手机登录 is working on becoming "对话好了." We 是其中之一 十个国家先驱 使用 Institute for Healthcare Improvement to improve how we — and health systems across the country — provide care when people are very sick or near the end of their lives. 但我们不能单打独斗. We need to work together with patients and family members, like you, to get this right.


我们努力去做什么? 

  • 达到 out to our patients about what matters most to them regarding 临终关怀
  • 记录 those wishes and preferences in the medical record
  • 检索 that information from the medical record if/when it's needed, and 从而...
  • 尊重 our patients' wishes and preferences

Why is 金宝搏手机登录 committed to becoming "对话好了"?

考虑到这些事实...

在全国范围内, 94% of people think that it's important to talk about their own and their loved ones' wishes for 临终关怀, but 不到 30% have actually had these conversations.

在马萨诸塞州,只 10% 很多居民说他们有 spoken to their primary care physician or physician specialist about 临终关怀.

只有 27% of Americans have discussed with their loved ones what they want in terms of their 临终关怀.

在那些'd lost someone without ever talking about end-of-life 祝福, 50% say that some aspect of the experience could have been improved if they'd had a conversation.

在那些 做了 have a conversation with their loved one, 63% say that they felt better knowing they were honoring their wishes; and 39% say their loved one was able to die 这正是他们想要的.

来源:
The Conversation Project, National Survey, 2013.
Massachusetts Commission on End of Life Care, End-of-Life Care Survey, 2005.

相关链接

  • Massachusetts Health Care Proxy Information
  • 病人s' Rights and Responsibilities
  • Know Your Options During Serious Illness (PDF)