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  1. New Jersey POLST Updates

    By: Gina L. Campanella, Esq, FACHE In 1991, the National POLST Paradigm is formed in Oregon as a result of medical ethicists discovery that patients end-of-life wishes were not consistently honored.  POLST stands for Practitioner Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment.  The initiative quickly spread to other states and some of the first states to form…