HIPAA PERMITS DISCLOSURE OF POST TO OTHER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AS NECESSARY
West Virginia Physician Orders
for Scope of Treatment (POST)
By state law, these medical orders must be followed until changed. Any
section not completed indicates full treatment for that section.
REVISE ADVANCE DIRECTIVES AS NEEDED
FOR CONSISTENCY WITH POST ORDERS.
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy)
Last 4 SSN
MEDICAL INTERVENTIONS: Person has pulse and is breathing.
When not in cardiopulmonary arrest,
follow orders in B, C, and D.
Do Not Attempt Resuscitation/DNR
Comfort Measures Treat with dignity and respect. Keep clean, warm, and dry.
Use medications by any route, positioning, wound care and other measures to relieve pain and suffering and promote comfort. Use oxygen,
suction and manual treatment of airway obstruction as needed for comfort. Do not transfer to hospital for life-sustaining treatment.