Patient/Family Resources

Palliative Care

http://palliativedoctors.org/

https://getpalliativecare.org/

https://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/Palliative_brochure.pdf

Cancer Care and Palliative Care

https://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatments-and-side-effects/palliative-care.html

https://www.cancer.net/sites/cancer.net/files/advanced_cancer_care_planning.pdf

Renal Palliative Care

https://www.kidneysupportivecare.org

Advance Care Planning

UAMS Advance Directive Information https://uamshealth.com/patients-and-guests/patient-support/hospital-admission/advance-medical-directives/

The Conversation Project https://theconversationproject.org/

Prepare for Your Care https://prepareforyourcare.org/welcome

Caring Info (NHPCO) https://www.nhpco.org/patients-and-caregivers/?pageid=1

American Bar Association Advance Care Planning Toolkit

AARP – https://www.aarp.org/caregiving/life-balance/info-2017/talk-end-of-life-care.html

IDECIDE Patient Decision Aids https://patientdecisionaid.org​

Caregiving

AARP Caregiving Resources – https://www.aarp.org/ppi/initiatives/home-alone-alliance.html

Bereavement

Resources for Children/Teens – https://my.clevelandclinic.org/ccf/media/Files/bereavement/understanding-death-grief-mourning-resources-manual.pdf?la=en

Provider Resources

POLST (Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment)

https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/polst

http://www.arpolst.com

Advance Care Planning (ACP Members) – https://acpdecisions.org/

Serious Illness Conversation Guide – https://www.ariadnelabs.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/04/Serious-Illness-Conversation-Guide.2017-04-18CC2pg.pdf

Renal Palliative Care – Shared Decision-Making in the Appropriate Initiation of and Withdrawal from Dialysis (pdf download)

Community Outreach

2020 National Healthcare Decisions Day – https://cancer.uams.edu/nhcdd

2019 National Healthcare Decisions Day

 

Hospice and Palliative Care Conference

Information on the next conference will be available soon!

Archives

2019

2019 Conference Brochure