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The Advance Directive Adoption Committee (ADAC) provides guidance to the Oregon Health Authority on necessary revisions to Oregon’s Advance Directive form. The committee convenes for the first time in 2019. The committee reviews the Advance Directive form every four years.
HB 4135 from the 2018 Regular Session requires the Oregon Health Authority-Public Health Division to convene an Advance Directive Adoption Committee to:
The Committee will convene for the first time in 2019, and will submit a revised form to the legislature no later than September 1, 2020.
June 3, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agenda: Review required work of committee, based on statute; elect a chair of the committee; review advance directive form.
You may be able to get Advance Directive and Healthcare Representative Appointment forms from your healthcare provider.
You can use the forms below, which are copied from House Bill 4135 (2018) (Oregon Laws 2018, Chapter 36). You do not have to use these specific forms, but any form you use must be substantially the same.
You can also order Advance Directive forms for a fee on the Oregon Health Decisions website.
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.
Palliative Care and Quality of Life Interdisciplinary Advisory Council
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