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Research for community education course on Advance Directives

Interested in researching one or more of the following medical interventions: CPR, ventilators, dialysis, tube feeding and IV hydration? The purpose is to describe these interventions in lay person’s terms, discuss potential benefits and risks, and provide statistics about survival rates. If possible, you can join me in presenting this information to community education classes about choosing a health care agent and filling out an advance directive. Class dates are October 7, 15, and 28.

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Project Information

About the project

Impacts: 

Aging, Chronic Illness     Mental Health, Vaccine Preventable Diseases

Project Phase: 

Available

Collaborators

Contact: Carol Shaffer ; Email: cshaffer@seasonshospice.org ; Phone: 507-285-1930 x1206

Lead Organization: Seasons Hospice

Collaborators: Seasons Hopsice

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Detailed Description

Specific: Research specific medical intervention(s)

Meaningful: Help people learn about and complete Advance Directives and choose their health care agents

Action-oriented: Opportunity to help lead community education course

Time bound: Research needs to be completed by Wed. Oct. 1

 

 

Status/News

 


Related PlanScape Status

Aging, Chronic Illness  

February 15, 2019: Councilman Michael Wojcik Comments to DMC pertaining to Affordable Housing

Here are 6 comments / Suggestions that that Councilman Wojcik sent do the DMC EDA and Board pertaining to how DMC can have a positive impact on the affordability of housing in the district and beyond.

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November 18, 2018: Age Friendly Community Survey

How well is Rochester meeting your needs as you age? A survey.

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August 21, 2018: 2016-2020 Housing Framework

Notes and presentation from  the July Housing Conversation hosted by Kim Norton.

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June 01, 2018: Rochester Area Family Y 2018 Summer Program

The YMCA has 250 free summer memberships to give to teens in need this year. 

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December 24, 2017: Coalition to advance housing framework

Rochester Area Foundation announced the creation of the Coalition
for Rochester Area Housing, a group of public and private sector organizations dedicated to affordable housing in the Rochester area.

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May 04, 2017: Mixed Income Housing Policy Study

 Grounded Solutions Network Report from Michael Wojcik's blog site. 

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March 30, 2017: 2016-2020 Housing Framework

"The 2016-2020 Housing Framework presents the tools and information needed so that community leaders and stakeholders throughout Olmsted County can make informed choices about how to meet the housing needs of Olmsted County’s residents."

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Created by cshaffer on 2014/09/09

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