What You Need to Know About Do Not Resuscitate Orders in Hospice Care
Three Oaks Hospice
NOVEMBER 9, 2022
What Is a Do Not Resuscitate Order? A do not resuscitate order (DNR) is a legal order signed by a physician that specifies you do not want to be resuscitated in an emergency, meaning no steps will be taken to restart your heart or restore breathing should you experience cardiac arrest or respiratory arrest. [.].