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Taking Steps: Planning for Critical Health Care Decisions

A helpful guide to advance care planning and other important topics about medical decision-making.

Taking Steps: Planning for Critical Health Decisions. A publication of the Vermont Ethics Network.

Taking Steps covers such subjects as:

  • Your rights as a patient;
  • Common treatment in critical and end-of-life care;
  • How you can use legal documents called “advance directives” to leave instructions for your care if you become unable to speak for yourself.

Additionally it includes:

  • Checklist for Advance Directive
  • Advance Directive Form
  • Values Questionnaire Worksheet
  • Medical Situations and Their Treatments Worksheet
  • Registration Agreement form for the VT Advance Directive Registry

Please note: Effective January 1, 2020, postage costs will increase by $3 for all orders except single copies.

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1 booklet
$5.00 per copy
$5.00
+ $1.50 shipping
10 booklets
$3.50 per copy
$35.00
+ $14.50 shipping
25 booklets
$3.50 per copy
$87.50
+ $14.50 shipping
50 booklets
$3.50 per copy
$175.00
+ $20.50 shipping
Box of 120 booklets
$2.75 per copy
$330.00
+ $17.50 shipping

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