Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/612303
Title:
A perspective on advance planning for end-of-life.
Authors:
Weafer, John A.
Is Part Of:
Irish Hospice Foundation Perspectives Series
Affiliation:
Irish Hospice Foundation
Publisher:
Irish Hospice Foundation
Issue Date:
8-Jun-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/612303
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
This report paper explores developments on the concept and practice of advance planning. A range of issues are discussed, including the terminology and scope of advance planning; the ethical, legal and policy context of advanced healthcare directives in Ireland; the rationale for engaging in advance healthcare directives; and barriers to, and drivers of, advance planning. It also explores the implications of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act introduced in December 2015.
Keywords:
ADVANCE CARE PLANNING; END OF LIFE; ASSISTED DECISION MAKING
Series/Report no.:
IHF Perspectives; 4
ISBN:
9780993153457

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorWeafer, John A.en
dc.date.accessioned2016-06-09T11:39:04Zen
dc.date.available2016-06-09T11:39:04Zen
dc.date.issued2016-06-08en
dc.identifier.isbn9780993153457en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/612303en
dc.descriptionThis report paper explores developments on the concept and practice of advance planning. A range of issues are discussed, including the terminology and scope of advance planning; the ethical, legal and policy context of advanced healthcare directives in Ireland; the rationale for engaging in advance healthcare directives; and barriers to, and drivers of, advance planning. It also explores the implications of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act introduced in December 2015.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Hospice Foundationen
dc.relation.ispartofIrish Hospice Foundation Perspectives Seriesen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIHF Perspectivesen
dc.relation.ispartofseries4en
dc.subjectADVANCE CARE PLANNINGen
dc.subjectEND OF LIFEen
dc.subjectASSISTED DECISION MAKINGen
dc.titleA perspective on advance planning for end-of-life.en
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentIrish Hospice Foundationen
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