85.003 Education of Advance Directives

85.003

Education of Advance Directives: The Texas Medical Association encourages its members to educate patients, families, caregivers, and significant others in the necessity to have an appropriate, properly executed advance directive to protect the patient’s wishes in a pre-hospital environment and in the appropriate use of emergency medical services in terminal situations (Amended Res. 28BB, p 201, A-92; reaffirmed by Sub. MSS 3-I98; reaffirmed CM-EMS Rep. 1-A-03; reaffirmed BOC Rep. 6-A-13).

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October 07, 2016