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DCH Hospice Regulations
Georgia Physcian's Order for Life-sustaining Treatment Form
Georgia Advanced Directive for Healthcare
State of Georgia Code regarding Legally Authorized Surrogates for Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) and other medical decisions
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
National Institute of Nursing Research
Spotlight on End-of-Life and Palliative Care Research
Palliative Care Resources
Administration for Community Living
Principles for Person-Directed Services and Supports during Serious Illness
Advance Care Planning For Serious Illness
Care for Advanced Cancer
Caregivers and Serious Illness
Dementia, a Serious Illness
Palliative or Comfort Care