the 4Step iCare Plan
Introduction to the 4Step iCare Plan
The first video introduces the 4Step iCare Plan as a basic guide to help make difficult medical decisions.
STEPS 1 + 2:
Understanding Your Diagnosis and Prognosis
This video covers Diagnosis and Prognosis—steps 1 and 2 of the 4Step iCare Plan. The diagnosis is the name of the medical issue causing the illness. The prognosis is what the doctor expects to happen with a patient’s disease over time.
Identifying Your Personal Goals of Care
The third video is about identifying your personal goals of care. You will need to decide what is important to you during this time.
Treatments that Achieve Personal Goals of Care
This video focuses on the treatments that will achieve a person’s specific goals of care. Treatments will clearly be different depending on the goals of the patient.
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