Video Series:
the 4Step iCare Plan

INTRODUCTION
Introduction to the 4Step iCare Plan

5:51 min.
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

4:08 min.
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.

STEP 3:
Identifying Your Personal Goals of Care

3:35 min.
The third video is about identifying your personal goals of care. You will need to decide what is important to you during this time.

STEP 4:
Treatments that Achieve Personal Goals of Care

2:36 min.
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.

The NJ POLST Form

Make your wishes known. A NJ POLST form will inform your healthcare providers about what treatment you do and do not want.
Watch our video series about how to fill a NJ POLST
Learn more about and download a NJ POLST form

Get Involved!

 As an agent of change. Join the Goals of Care Coalition of New Jersey to help improve end of life care for patients and families.
As a supporter of our efforts. We depend on the generosity of our donors to provide critical information to patients and families—this information is provided at no cost when it’s needed most.