Advance Directives Survey
How many patients had the Section 166.046(b) review process initiated between January - December 2011?
If the Section 166.046(b) process was initiated on a patient, how many days transpired before the patient's family/surrogate decision maker was issued a letter? Please list the number of days for each patient if there is more than one patient.
How many of these patients were transferred to another facility after the letter was issued, but before the 10 day period ended?
How many of these patients passed away while receiving life-sustaining treatment during the 10-day period?
What was the length-of-stay for each patient before a Section 166.046(b) consultation? Please list the length-of-stay in days for each patient.
Since 2007, has your facility or system adopted any of the following policies consistent with language in SB 439 (80th Regular Session)? (Please check all that apply)
Do you have any additional comments concerning the Section 166.046(b) process?