Tag Archives: End of life care

What is an Anticipatory Care Plan?

The process of telling others about your wishes is known as anticipatory care planning. Making a record of your personal care choices is the Anticipatory Care Plan. We all grow older. We will all die sometime. Few of us are comfortable discussing dying and death. Anticipatory Care Plans can help. They are flexible and provide […]

COPD and anticipatory care

COPD is a long term condition which is not predictable and once lung damage has happened it is not reversible. The challenge of being unpredictable is that it is difficult to anticipate if or when your COPD will deteriorate.¬†Everyone with COPD is an individual. Thinking about the kind of care you would want or not […]