Resources to share internally and later externally from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Conversation Project:
There are so many great resources on this site. We’ve pulled a few of them and linked directly below, but when you have time, check out all they have to offer.
Conversation Starter Guide – https://theconversationproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/ConversationStarterGuide.pdf
Conversation Guide for Those with Serious Illness – https://theconversationproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/WhatMattersToMeWorkbook.pdf
Guide for caregivers of children with serious illness – https://theconversationproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/PediatricGuide.pdf
Guide for choosing a healthcare proxy – https://theconversationproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/ChooseAProxyGuide.pdf
Short videos: (There are a number of videos on the Conversation Project video site page; we’ve pulled a few of them out for your consideration, but encourage you to view the others and share.
Great interview of family having the conversation about end of life
Humorous video on choosing a healthcare proxy
Practice makes perfect – approaching someone about an advance directive (humorous)