Publications for Patient Care
The below publications are offered at no cost to members of the LHA Trust Funds. These brochures are for your facility/physician office to provide to your patients to aid in their care. Read more below about both publications below. If you would like copies of these publications mailed to you, please contact Angela Caston at 225.368.3802 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Medication Safety Pamphlet
The Medication Safety pamphlet is for you to provide to patients as a way to help them understand their medication plan. This allows the patient to stay involved and informed with their medical care. Included in each pamphlet is a Medication Tracker designed for the easy access to their medication list and folds up for them to keep in their wallets at all times.
Living Will Brochure
The Living Will brochure is a publication designed for patients who need more information in developing an advanced directive. This directive will make sure the patient’s preferences regarding their medical care are known to their healthcare providers, family and friends in the event they are incapacitated. There is also information about different types of advanced directives including Living Will, Louisiana Physician Order for Scope of Treatment (LaPOST) and Durable Power of Attorney. Additionally there is step-by-step instructions on developing an advanced directive and outside links for more information.