Archive for Tag: Practitioner Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment

Murphy signs Munoz bill improving end-of-life care in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. – Legislation signed by Gov. Phil Murphy today allows patients nearing the end of their lives to have more control of their care. Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz sponsored the bill (S11109/2144) after serving on the New Jersey Governor’s Advisory Council on End-of-Life Care. The new law was a...

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Assembly passes Munoz end-of-life care legislation

TRENTON, N.J. – Legislation approved today by the Assembly allows patients nearing the end of their lives to have more control of their care. The bill (S1109/A2144), sponsored by Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz, authorizes physician assistants to sign Practitioner Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment forms. It now moves to the governor’s...

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