Respect Form PDF - Overview
Respect Form is a national patient held document in UK, completed following an Advance Care Planning conversation between a patient and a healthcare professional. The Recommended Summary Plan for Emergency Care and Treatment (Respect) form, which supports the Respect process, is designed to prompt clinicians to discuss wider emergency treatment options with patients and to structure the documentation of decision-making for greater transparency.
Respect process is a two-sided form, which allows clinicians to record a summary of discussions with patients about how they want to be treated in an emergency. The Respect process is a welcome step towards person-centred decision-making in emergency situations and at the end of life.