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Planning for National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD): Top 5 FAQs

Looking for ideas for planning for and promoting National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) in your community? We’ve pulled together some of our most frequently asked questions about planning for NHDD and created a roadmap with specific examples and resources to help provide answers.



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Join us across February/March as we help the general public plan ahead, by giving them tools to help them make their wishes known.  Check out our latest communications toolkit with ready-made messages and images you can use and adapt. And, as National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) is just around the corner on April 16th, we hope this content will help you plan ahead for NHDD.


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