GRANTEE

Foundation for Healthy Communities

Concord, NH

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EH Contact

Sue Fulton
603-228-2448 x312

AWARDED GRANTS

Provider Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Operations and Quality Improvement Project

To establish a statewide system for seriously ill, frail elders to have conversations with loved ones and health providers regarding goals of care and specific life sustaining treatments by having the patient's choices documented on a POLST form (medical orders) as the patient moves among different care settings before they die.

GRANT DETAILS

Amount Awarded: $10,441
Award Date: 9/8/2014
Time Frame: 10/1/2014 - 3/31/2015