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During the 2021 session, the Oregon legislature
passed Senate Bill 199 which included the amended Advance Directive Form. You do not have to use this specific form, but any form you use must be substantially the same.
The Advance Directive Adoption Committee (ADAC) provides guidance to the Oregon Health Authority on necessary revisions to Oregon’s Advance Directive form. The committee convened for the first time in 2019. The committee reviews the Advance Directive form every four years.
Oregon Revised Statue 127.505-127.635 requires the Oregon Health Authority-Public Health Division to convene an Advance Directive Adoption Committee to:
The final version of the Advance Directive Form and a draft of the User's Guide were submitted to the legislature for potential ratification on September 1, 2020.
*November 8th, 2021, 3:00-5:00 pm (*rescheduled from October 18)
December 16, 2019, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
November 4, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
June 3, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST)The Oregon POLST program is designed to assure that the medical treatment wishes expressed by the patient are honored by health care professionals as the patient moves from one health care setting to another.
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