For patients, use of this form is completely voluntary. Patient Last Name
Follow these orders until changed. These medical orders
are based on the patient’s medical condition and preferDate of Birth (mm/dd/yy)
ences. Any section not completed does not invalidate the
form and implies initiating all treatment for that section.
With significant change of condition new orders may Address (street/city/state/ZIPcode)
need to be written.
When not in cardiopulmonary arrest, follow orders B and C.
MEDICAL INTERVENTIONS If patient is found with a pulse and/or is breathing.
q Full Treatment: Primary goal of sustaining life by medically indicated means. In addition to treatment
described in Selective Treatment and Comfort-Focused Treatment, use intubation, mechanical ventilation and
cardioversion as indicated. Transfer to hospital and/or intensive care unit if indicated.
q Selective Treatment: Primary goal of treating medical conditions with selected medical measures.