POLST forms are part of a nationwide program that ensures your loved ones or clients will receive the care they want. The names vary by state. In Kansas, it is called a TPOPP Form.
If your loved one or client is seriously ill or frail, a TPOPP Form can help prevent unwanted emergency medical care. A TPOPP form (Transportable Physician Orders for Patient Preferences) contains standing medical orders applicable across various care settings and actionable by emergency medical personnel.
Read more in our article “POLST: Physician’s Order for Life Sustaining Treatment”.
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