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What does NHDD stand for?

NHDD stands for National Healthcare Decisions Day

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com)-- South Nassau Communities Hospital, along with other national, state and community organizations, is part of a massive effort to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making— an effort that has culminated in the formal designation of April 16 as National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD).
During this face-to-face meeting, Congress members discussed the outcomes from endorsed white papers written earlier this year on: * License/Privacy: The Public's Right to Know versus Safeguarding Personal Information * 100% Tobacco-Free School Campus Policy * Opposing Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for Health Care Providers * Endorsement of National Healthcare Decisions Day Additional efforts toward education will be undertaken on these topics.
To better educate patients about the many important decisions surrounding preventive care, and in recognition of the 5th annual National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD), Health Dialog has made three of its testing/screening patient decision aids available to the public.
Go Wish Cards can help start the conversation regarding future healthcare decisions SAN DIEGO, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To underscore the importance of National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16, San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine encourages individuals to engage in conversations with their family, friends and healthcare providers regarding future healthcare decisions, including beliefs about end-of-life care.
In recognition of this, National Healthcare Decisions Day strives to provide much-needed information to the public, reduce the number of tragedies that occur when a person's wishes are unknown and improve the ability of healthcare facilities and providers to offer informed and thoughtful guidance about advance healthcare planning to their patients.