Tool Kit for Advance Care Planning
What matters most to you?
Congratulations, you have in front of you a tool kit to help you and your
loved ones begin talking about what matters most to you. We know that
having a conversation about values, goals and priorities regarding care
preferences improves end of life care for patients and their families.
Completing an Advance Directive is more than just checking boxes and signing
a form. Completing the form does not always ensure that your wishes will
be understood and respected. That is why it is vital to have the conversation
with your decision maker prior to a medical crisis. They need to know
what matters to you so they can make decisions that are aligned with your
values, goals and priorities.
List of Tools for Advance Care Planning and Completing an Advance Health
The Center for Advance Care Planning and Advocacy is dedicated to engaging the community and health care providers in conversations
about what matters and ensuring that our patient’s care preferences
To help you with this process we have put together a tool kit. This kit
contains a variety of worksheets, guides and resources. We can help you
think about the care you’d want,
talk to your loved ones about your decisions,
choose your advocate and
complete an advance directive. For additional resources, please visit our website at