POLST registry logical next step to ensure end-of-life wishes are honored

In 2008, California passed a key bill in the state‚Äôs history on healthcare decisions and life-sustaining treatment. Assembly Bill 3000 established Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) into law and gave patients a voice in deciding whether or not they want life-sustaining treatments when they are seriously-ill or approaching the end of life. Now, […]