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Want to learn more about COPD and Advance Care Planning?

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1757
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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease, largely caused by smoking, and includes symptoms such as shortness of breath, coughing and frequent chest infections. Advance Care Planning is a process of thinking about and sharing your wishes for future health and personal care, including end-of-life care. This pamphlet provides information about free COPD and Advance Care Planning education sessions at Community Health Team locations in HRM. Contact information is p…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™
Alternate Title
Want to learn more about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Advance Care Planning?
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Lungs--Diseases, Obstructive
Abstract
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease, largely caused by smoking, and includes symptoms such as shortness of breath, coughing and frequent chest infections. Advance Care Planning is a process of thinking about and sharing your wishes for future health and personal care, including end-of-life care. This pamphlet provides information about free COPD and Advance Care Planning education sessions at Community Health Team locations in HRM. Contact information is provided.
Responsibility
Brought to you by: The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™
Pamphlet Number
1757

What is a code status? : QEII

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Hants Community Hospital. Acute Care. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1532
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"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses: full code, no code/do not resuscitate, and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for use by patients at the QEII, adapted from a pamphlet created by Hants Community Hospital.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Hants Community Hospital. Acute Care
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Resuscitation Orders
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Geriatrics
Abstract
"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses: full code, no code/do not resuscitate, and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for use by patients at the QEII, adapted from a pamphlet created by Hants Community Hospital.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Acute Care, Hants Community Hospital; adapted for use by the QEII
Pamphlet Number
1532

What is a code status?

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Capital Health (N.S.). Acute Care, Hants Community Hospital. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1519
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"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses such as full code, no code (do not resuscitate), and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for patients at the Hants Community Hospital.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Acute Care, Hants Community Hospital
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Resuscitation Orders
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Geriatrics
Hants Community Hospital
Abstract
"Code Status" are the words used by hospital staff to describe the procedures that can be performed on a patient if the heart stops or the lungs fail. This pamphlet explains all three code statuses such as full code, no code (do not resuscitate), and comfort care/allow natural death. This pamphlet is for patients at the Hants Community Hospital.
Responsibility
Acute Care, Hants Community Hospital
Pamphlet Number
1519

The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1823
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The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™ stands for: Implementing a Novel and Supportive Outreach Program of Individualized Care for Patients and Families Living with REspiratory Disease. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease. INSPIRED helps people with (COPD) by providing: COPD information and support, a “COPD Action Plan” to help manage COPD flare-ups, suggestions of programs and services that might be helpful, and a chance to consider your goals of care and co…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™
Alternate Title
The INSPIRED Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Outreach Program™
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Lungs--Diseases, Obstructive
Abstract
The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™ stands for: Implementing a Novel and Supportive Outreach Program of Individualized Care for Patients and Families Living with REspiratory Disease. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease. INSPIRED helps people with (COPD) by providing: COPD information and support, a “COPD Action Plan” to help manage COPD flare-ups, suggestions of programs and services that might be helpful, and a chance to consider your goals of care and complete a Personal Directive document. This pamphlet explains eligibility for the program, what the program includes and potential benefits. Contact information is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™
Pamphlet Number
1823

Parlons des directives personnelles

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Advance Directive Working Group. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1745
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La planification des soins personnels consiste à prendre des décisions au sujet de vos futurs soins personnels, y compris vos soins de santé et traitements. Le présent livret précise les raisons justifiant la préparation d’une directive personnelle et les étapes du processus pour le faire. Il fournit aussi un modèle de formulaire de directive personnelle détachable que vous pouvez utiliser. ; This is the French translation of "Let's talk about personal directives", pamphlet 1385. Personal care …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Advance Directive Working Group
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
La planification des soins personnels consiste à prendre des décisions au sujet de vos futurs soins personnels, y compris vos soins de santé et traitements. Le présent livret précise les raisons justifiant la préparation d’une directive personnelle et les étapes du processus pour le faire. Il fournit aussi un modèle de formulaire de directive personnelle détachable que vous pouvez utiliser.
This is the French translation of "Let's talk about personal directives", pamphlet 1385. Personal care planning means making decisions about your future personal care, which includes your health care and treatment. Details about why you should consider making a personal directive and steps in the process are offered. A blank, sample “tear-out” personal directive form can be found in the booklet which you are welcome to use.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Advance Directive Working Group
Pamphlet Number
1745

The Nova Scotia green sleeve : information for health care providers

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1834
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The Nova Scotia Green Sleeve is a central place to keep important documents to help communicate a patient’s health care plans, goals and care wishes to health care providers. Anyone with a life-limiting illness should have a Green Sleeve. This pamphlet outlines what should be kept in a Green Sleeve and what patients should do with it. Resources for further information are also listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator
Alternate Title
The NS green sleeve : information for healthcare providers
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Palliative treatment
Specialty
Palliative Care
Abstract
The Nova Scotia Green Sleeve is a central place to keep important documents to help communicate a patient’s health care plans, goals and care wishes to health care providers. Anyone with a life-limiting illness should have a Green Sleeve. This pamphlet outlines what should be kept in a Green Sleeve and what patients should do with it. Resources for further information are also listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator
Pamphlet Number
1834

The Nova Scotia green sleeve : information for patients, families and substitute decision makers

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1833
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The Nova Scotia Green Sleeve is a central place to keep important documents to help share your health care plans, goals and care wishes with health care providers. Anyone with a life-limiting illness should have a Green Sleeve. This pamphlet outlines what should be kept in your Green Sleeve and what you should do with it. Resources for further information are also listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator
Alternate Title
The NS green sleeve : information for patients, families and substitute decision makers
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Palliative treatment
Specialty
Palliative Care
Abstract
The Nova Scotia Green Sleeve is a central place to keep important documents to help share your health care plans, goals and care wishes with health care providers. Anyone with a life-limiting illness should have a Green Sleeve. This pamphlet outlines what should be kept in your Green Sleeve and what you should do with it. Resources for further information are also listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Provincial Palliative Care Coordinator
Pamphlet Number
1833

Let's talk about personal directives

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35264
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Advance Directive Working Group. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1385
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Personal care planning means making decisions about your future personal care, which includes your health care and treatment. Details about why you should consider making a personal directive and steps in the process are offered. A blank, sample “tear-out” personal directive form can be found in the booklet which you are welcome to use. The French version of this pamphlet 1745, "Parlons des directives personnelles", is also available.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Advance Directive Working Group
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Directives
Other Subjects
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Personal care planning means making decisions about your future personal care, which includes your health care and treatment. Details about why you should consider making a personal directive and steps in the process are offered. A blank, sample “tear-out” personal directive form can be found in the booklet which you are welcome to use. The French version of this pamphlet 1745, "Parlons des directives personnelles", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Advance Directive Working Group
Pamphlet Number
1385

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