What Is A Living Will?

The Living Will form allows a patient to specify in advance that she does not wish to receive health care treatment if he/she should suffer from an incurable or irreversible injury, disease, or illness, and is not able to make health care treatment decisions for him/herself.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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