Long Term Services and Support News Study Session

Study Session – Care Planning Made Simple & the New POLST Program

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Presenter: Ellen DiPaola, JD, President & CEO, Honoring Choices Massachusetts

Topics covered:

  • The new Health Care Planning Process that makes it easy to start simple to serious illness planning conversations to direct care choices
  • How to document care choices in 5 MA planning documents
  • Ways to help ensure every adult’s care choices are known, protected and honored.
  • Brief update on the transition from MOLST (Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment) to POLST (Portable Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment)

Download the Presentation Slides: Health Care Planning Made Simple and the new POLST Program (pptx format)