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"Getting Started" with New Videos!
Listen & watch short videos to make a plan
with the Getting Started Tool Kit.
The Getting Started Tool Kit has become a Massachusetts favorite to complete a Health Care Proxy, a Personal Directive and start a planning discussion with your family and care providers. Now you can listen & watch short videos to make your own health care plan. The Getting Started Tool Kit video series includes:

Step 1: 
How to choose a Health Care Agent; and
How to Fill out a Health Care Proxy
Step 2: 
How to talk with family about your care choices and fill out a Personal Directive;
Step 3:
How to talk with care providers to match care to your values goals & choices
.... and more.

You can download a free tool kit and follow along with the videos to complete your planning documents and put your plan into action!
See Video Series Here

Welcome Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 
Honoring Choices Alliance Partner

We are delighted to be collaborating with Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and its family of companies who provide health benefit plans, programs and services to more than 3 million customers in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Maine and beyond. As a leading not-for-profit health services company, Harvard Pilgrim "helps guide their members–and the communities they serve–to better health." Harvard Pilgrim’s network includes more than 70,000 doctors who practice in many community settings.

As an Alliance Partner, Harvard Pilgrim will-

• Provide easy access to the Honoring Choices care planning information and tool kits for all employees, providers, and members

• Enhance the knowledge & skills of their 5 Care Management Teams as Health Care Planning Ambassadors

• Offer all employees informational & fun “What’s in Your Plan?” workshops

• Work together on serious illness and Palliative Care

Welcome to the Honoring Choices Partner Network!  Read more.


 
Planning Ahead to Age Well with Dementia:

Tools to help adults with memory concerns make a health care plan

 You are invited to Alzheimer's Association & Honoring Choices FREE Joint Workshop:
"Planning Ahead to Age Well with Dementia"
October 30, 1:00-2:30pm
309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA


65 Care Providers are registered to date! Come broaden your network. Guest speaker Ronda Randazzo, MSW, LICSW, CDP, Manager of Education, Alzheimer's Association will provide up-to-date information and strategies to help care providers start early and on-going discussions with adults, families and caregiver. All care providers, HCM Partners & Ambassadors are welcome!

Register Here
Honoring Choices Massachusetts is a consumer focused, non-profit organization that informs, empowers and help adults and families to make a health care plan and connect to person-centered care, all through their lives. Visit us at www.honoringchoicesmass.com

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