If you were unwell, and unable to speak for yourself, do those you are close to know your wishes for health care and personal decisions? Advance care planning is important at all times but COVID 19 has brought the importance of knowing people’s wishes and values regarding their health care to the forefront.
In this session you will learn:
- Information about Advance Care Planning and the importance and role of Personal Directives.
- About the process of Advance Care Planning: thinking, talking about and documenting your wishes for health care if you are unable to speak for yourself.
- Explanation of Goals of Care and what they mean for you.
- Information on resources
Who is this class for?
All Albertans over the age of 18 should have a Personal Directive.
Alexandra Kushliak, B.A., B.S.W., R.S.W
Education Consultant for Advance Care Planning Goals of Care
Calgary Region, Alberta Health Services
* Please note that the information presented in this webinar is Alberta-specific.