Policies and Standards I Quality Improvement
Policies and Standards
The following has been approved by the Oregon POLST Coalition:
Recommendations for POLST Form Elements (Download to view PDF with bookmarks)
Essential POLST Form Elements Recommendations September 2019 (Download to view PDF with bookmarks)
“Time to Remove Feeding Tubes from POLST,” GeriPal Podcast, 2/15/19
Tolle SW, Jimenez VM, Eckstrom E. It is Time to Remove Feeding Tubes From POLST Forms. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Mar;67(3):626-628. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15775. Epub 2019 Jan 31.
Recommendation on Standards for Hospital Transfer/Discharge Forms