Advance Care Planning

Resources & Tools for Health Care Professionals

The Winnipeg Health Region has a regional approach to advance care planning. On this site you will find various resources related to advance care planning, goals of care conversations and professional education.

Advance Care Planning Policy - Goals of Care

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Advance Care Planning - Goals of Care form

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Quick Summary of Policy

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Frequently asked questions

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Education Tools

Policy module

Policy Module

This presentation provides an overview of the policy including the who, what, when, where, why and how of advance care planning.

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ACP – Education Presentation (2020)

Dr. Mike Harlos talks about Advance Care Planning

Dr. Mike Harlos talks about Advance Care Planning

Helpful advice and tips on how to discuss advance care planning.

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Communication module

"It's All About Communication" Module

Dr. Mike Harlos sets the stage for productive Advance Care Planning – Goals of Care discussions and provides examples of phrases to use during the conversation.

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Video scenarios

Video Scenarios

The following video scenarios demonstrate techniques used in Advance Care Planning - Goals of Care conversatiosns.

Watch ACP discussion in Long Term Care

Watch ACP discussion in Primary Care

Watch ACP discussion in Renal Health


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Advance Care Planning Patient Workbook

A guide to advance care planning, with thought-provoking questions to answer, and important details about various health-care treatments, as well as tips on developing and sharing your advance care plan.

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Download workbook in French

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