Out of Hospital Do Not Resuscitate Program

The Out-of-Hospital Do-Not-Resuscitate program allows people to decide that certain resuscitative measures will not be used on them. Those resuscitative measures specifically listed in the OOH DNR legislation are cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), advanced airway management, defibrillation, artificial ventilations, and transcutaneous cardiac pacing.

Download the form

An OOH DNR Order form must be properly executed in accordance with the instructions on the opposite side to be considered a valid form by emergency medical services personnel.

Filling out the form

Completing the Texas Out of Hospital Do Not Resuscitate Form


View information and step-by-step instructions on properly completing the OOH DNR form. 




Honoring an OOH-DNR order

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EMS personnel and healthcare professionals in out-of-hospital settings:

View information on honoring an OOH-DNR order.

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