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  • Create your own advance care plan.
  • Prepare yourself to have conversations with consumers by:
    • considering your biases
    • ensuring you have the skills and confidence.
  • Have conversations with the person and their whānau.
  • Document the person’s goals, values, preferences and advance directives.
  • Use what matters most to the person and whānau in care planning and delivery.
  • Promote advance care planning:
    • to the person and their whānau
    • within your team or organisation

Related resources

Resource:  My advance care plan and guide

Page:  District health board contacts and process for recording advance care plans

Page:  Advance care planning tools

Page:  Training

Page:  Promotion of advance care planning

Page:  Implementation of advance care planning

Last updated: 1st December, 2021