We are pleased to provide access through our site to information which may be of assistance to patients in planning for care at the end of life.
Patient Safety Tips
Safety tips for patients and visitors and families.
The hospital's Ethics Committee offers guidance and support to patients, families and caregivers in difficult decision making situations.
An overview of end-of-life care options.
Comparing Your Legal Options
Living will or durable power of attorney? Here are the differences in a nutshell.
Durable Power of Attorney
for Health Care
Information about durable power of attorney for health care, its advantages and limitations, how to create one and a printable version of Rhode Island's form.
Online resources and more information.
Seminars and workshops regarding advance directives and end-of-life care decisions are available free of charge to community groups, schools, churches and agencies. For more information or to schedule a speaker, contact Bill Kirkpatrick at 401-444-5716 or by e-mail at email@example.com