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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on the Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions Initiative

We want to save your time, so the National Center for Ethics in Health Care has developed the FAQs below to support local development, deployment and implementation of the Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions Initiative. These FAQs have been broken down into two groups, based on functional area of responsibility: 

FAQ for Health Care Facilities Implementing the Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions Initiative (PDF Version)
FAQ for Clinical Staff Caring for High-Risk Patients (PDF Version)
Link to FAQs on Intranet Site