The Aide’s Role in Advance Directives Patient Rights

Jane Garrett, RN, BSN, MHSA

September 12, 2019 3-4 p.m. EST

Description: Legal and ethical responsibilities of the healthcare staff regarding Advance Directives are described from the patient and caregiver’s perspectives. The types of various Advance Directives are explained along with examples and the practical application of this fundamental patient right.