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dc.creatorJackson, Rebeccaen
dc.creatorCarlos, Andreaen
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-05T18:30:40Zen
dc.date.available2015-05-05T18:30:40Zen
dc.date.created1991en
dc.date.issued1991en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationJournal of Clinical Ethics. 1991 Fall; 2(3): 177-181.en
dc.identifier.issn1046-7890en
dc.identifier.urihttp://worldcatlibraries.org/registry/gateway?version=1.0&url_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:journal&atitle=Getting+Ready+for+the+Psda:+What+Are+Hospitals+and+Nursing+Homes+doing?&title=Journal+of+Clinical+Ethics.++&volume=2&issue=3&pages=177-181&date=1991&au=Jackson,+Rebeccaen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/736527en
dc.description.abstract...We conducted an informal survey of a nonrandom sample of twenty-four hospitals and three nursing homes, as well as other provider groups that have been involved in the development of and discussion of the PSDA (for example, the American Hospital Association, the American Association of Homes for the Aging, and the Society for the Right to Die). The survey revealed the following trends. Overall, there is growing awareness that the PSDA exists and that the 1 December deadline for implementation is approaching fast. At the same time, many providers are reluctant to create or formalize their plans for compliance until they see the final form of the regulations issued by the Health Care Financing Agency (HCFA). Uncertainty about the federal regulations is compounded in those states where state law is still being developed or revised. Moreover, the general language of the draft legislation has fostered a good deal of confusion and anxiety about precisely what institutions must do to meet their new obligations....en
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dc.sourceBRL:KIE/35824en
dc.subjectAdvance Directivesen
dc.subjectAgingen
dc.subjectAllowing to Dieen
dc.subjectAttitudesen
dc.subjectClinical Ethicsen
dc.subjectDecision Makingen
dc.subjectEducationen
dc.subjectEthicsen
dc.subjectFederal Governmenten
dc.subjectFutilityen
dc.subjectGovernmenten
dc.subjectGovernment Regulationen
dc.subjectHealthen
dc.subjectHealth Careen
dc.subjectHealth Personnelen
dc.subjectHospitalsen
dc.subjectInstitutional Policiesen
dc.subjectLawen
dc.subjectLegal Aspectsen
dc.subjectLegislationen
dc.subjectNursing Homesen
dc.subjectPublic Policyen
dc.subjectRegulationen
dc.subjectRight to Dieen
dc.subjectState Governmenten
dc.subjectSurveyen
dc.subjectTerminal Careen
dc.subjectTreatment Refusalen
dc.subjectTrendsen
dc.subjectUncertaintyen
dc.titleGetting Ready for the PSDA: What Are Hospitals and Nursing Homes Doing?en
dc.provenanceDigital citation created by the National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature at Georgetown University for the BIOETHICSLINE database, part of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics' Bioethics Information Retrieval Project funded by the United States National Library of Medicine.en
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