A Program Guide for Washington Hospitals
Legal Requirements and General Guidance for Addressing End of Life Care in the Context of Advance Directives, Surrogate Decision-Making and Organ Procurement.
Washington State Hospital Association
Association of Washington Public Hospital Districts
999 Third Avenue, Suite 1400
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Section 1: Advanced Directives Law
Section 2: Mental Health Advance Directives
- Health Care Directive (or Living Will) (English) / (Spanish) (PDF)
- Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care (English) / (Spanish) (PDF)
Section 5: Surrogate Decision-Making
Section 7: State and Federal Law on Organ Procurement
Information for Patients and Families
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