New California POLST Form

A new version of the California Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form goes into effect on October 1, 2014.  There are a number of changes to the form, including reordering of sections, renaming of some items, and the addition of treatment goals.

Previous versions of the POLST will still be honored after the 2014 form goes into effect.

Click here for more information, including sample forms and a list of frequently asked questions.

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