Program Name: ACARE: A communication training program for shared decision making for a life-limiting illness

Authors or developers

Joseph Weiner
Long Island Jewish Medical Center,
New Hyde Park, NY
United States

Steven Cole
Stony Brook Health Sciences Center,
School of Medicine
Stony Brook, NY
United States

Country / Language United States/English
Creation or publication date 2002
Clinic context Primary care/palliative care, end of life
Target users Physicians
Pre or post licensure Both pre and post-licensure
General objectives To provide clinicians with the necessary competencies to conduct efficient, effective and compassionate advance care planning discussions throughout a life-limiting illnesses.
Format Group course with different educational activities