Author: Mary Lynne Knighten

Advance Care Planning: Help for Making Care Decisions Now and for the Future

by Mary Lynne Knighten Are you one of the 70% of people who does not have an advance care plan (ACP)? Advance care planning is the process of planning for future medical care. ACP is an ongoing course of action whereby patients, family members, and healthcare providers consider the patient’s goals, preferences, values, and beliefs, discuss how this informs their health and medical care now and in ...