Honoring Choices North Dakota Receives Advance Care Planning Grant

Minot, N.D. – Honoring Choices North Dakota® received funding to provide healthcare planning training throughout the state. Trained individuals will help their community members discuss healthcare decisions and preferences, and plan for future medical care. There are currently over one-hundred trained facilitators across the state, though most are located in Fargo and Bismarck.

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Advance Care Planning Overview

Having an Advance Care Plan for health care is important. Like all planning it involves thinking ahead. Advance care planning involves thinking about what you would do if you became so ill that you could no longer communicate with your loved ones or health care providers. You may be in good health right now, or you may have a chronic or serious health issue. But all of us need to think about what we would want if we were suddenly injured or suffered a tragic illness and were unable to hear or speak with others. WHO would talk with the doctor and nurses to make decisions for you? WHAT would they decide?

Advanced Care Planning for Young Adults

Having an Advance Care Plan for health care is important. Like all planning it involves thinking ahead. Advance care planning involves thinking about what you would do if you became so ill that you could no longer communicate with your loved ones or health care providers. You may be in good health right now, or you may have a chronic or serious health issue. But all of us need to think about what we would want if we were suddenly injured or suffered a tragic illness and were unable to hear or speak with others. WHO would talk with the doctor and nurses to make decisions for you? WHAT would they decide?