POLST Legislation Introduced in PA Senate: What’s in the bill?

By: Lisa George, MPH, CHES – Jewish Healthcare Foundation A significant step has been made toward establishingPennsylvania Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) as law in the Commonwealth. On April 19, Senator Gene Yaw (R-23rd District) introduced Senate Bill 631, which would codify POLST for use by medical professionals across all healthcare settings to document treatment […]