Public information meeting on Do Not Resuscitate orders and Organ Donation

 The Irish Hospice Foundation’s National Council of the Forum on End-of-Life will host two public meetings discussing Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) orders and Organ Donation in June.

These meetings, chaired by journalist Valerie Cox aim to provide members of the public with an overview of the topic, a medical and legal perspective and to frame both issues in the context of current practice.

The Do Not Resuscitate meeting which will take place in the Alexander Hotel on June 6th from 6-7.30 pm and will address the development of national DNR guidelines.

The second meeting examining the fact around Organ Donation will take place on June 26th in the Alexander Hotel from 6-7.30  and will feature speakers presenting the medical, family and patient perspectives.

Further details can be obtained by contacting Sarah Murphy on 01 6793188