The differences between general care planning and decisions made in advance

Document type
Other
Corporate author(s)
NHS National End of Life Care Programme
Publisher
NHS National End of Life Care Programme
Date of publication
1 May 2012
Subject(s)
Health Services, Older Adults, Social Work, Social Care and Social Services
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This chart clarifies the differences between general care planning, and three decisions that can be made in advance:

  • Advance statements
  • Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment (ADRT)
    and
  • Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (DNACPR) decisions.